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Re: [opensuse-buildservice] RPM naming conventions in OBS
On Donnerstag, 15. Dezember 2016, 14:56:44 CET wrote Neal Gompa:
On Thu, Dec 15, 2016 at 1:32 PM, Sebastian <sebix@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
AFAIK there is no way to search for filenames in packages if they are
not explicitly listed as Provides: or currently installed. But tools
like this are available on other distros (apt-file), see also this

That's not true for DNF, Yum, or Zypper. All of them have a way to
search for files through the repodata, and match it to packages.

the repodata usually contains only files from selected directories though.

Zypper can do it with "zypper search --file-list <file-path>"


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