Re: show searched packages including versions
- Date: Wed, 3 Jan 2018 16:26:35 -0500
- From: Greg Wooledge <wooledg@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: show searched packages including versions
On Wed, Jan 03, 2018 at 04:15:51PM -0500, Felix Miata wrote:
> mc was bad example. Currently booted is Jessie. Installed kernels are 3.16 and
> 4.8. What command shows me the newest available linux-image version available
> anywhere that's been configured in sources.list?
For starters, I strongly recommend you stop treating Debian like Ubuntu.
You're not *supposed* to have a billion package repositories.
That said, you may be looking for "apt-cache policy".