Debian package management system

Current version

dpkg requires the following formulae to be installed:
xz 5.2.3 General-purpose data compression with high compression ratio
pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
gnu-tar 1.30 GNU version of the tar archiving utility
gpatch 2.7.6 Apply a diff file to an original
perl 5.26.1 Highly capable, feature-rich programming language

Reverse dependencies

The following formula requires dpkg to be installed:
pkgdiff 1.7.2 Tool for analyzing changes in software packages (e.g. RPM, DEB, TAR.GZ)

Recent formula history

ilovezfs dpkg
commitay dpkg: depend on perl instead of :perl
Dominyk Tiller dpkg
ilovezfs Use “squiggly” heredocs.
ilovezfs dpkg: use assert_predicate instead of File.exist?

Formula code at GitHub