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Martin F. Krafft Open Source Press / No Starch Press ISBN 3-937514-07-4 / 1-593270-69-0
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debedit integrated into devscripts as deb-reversion (page 239)

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Reported on: 2005-08-09

In chapter 5. The Debian package management system on page 239:

The debedit tool referenced in the second to last paragraph of section 5.9.2 has been added to the devscripts package in version 2.9.3 (i.e. in etch). It is called deb-reversion, not debedit, however.

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