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NAME

       dpkg.cfg - dpkg configuration file

DESCRIPTION

       This  file  contains  default  options  for  dpkg. Each line contains a
       single option which is exactly the same as a normal command line option
       for  dpkg except for the leading dashes which are not used here. Quotes
       surrounding  option  values  are  stripped.  Comments  are  allowed  by
       starting a line with a hash sign ("#").

FILES

       /etc/dpkg/dpkg.cfg.d/[0-9a-zA-Z_-]*
       /etc/dpkg/dpkg.cfg
       ~/.dpkg.cfg

AUTHOR

       See   /usr/share/doc/dpkg/THANKS  for  the  list  of  people  who  have
       contributed to dpkg.

SEE ALSO

       dpkg(1).