debget - Fetch a .deb for a package in APT's database
debgetpackage [package ...]
debget fetches a .deb for one or more packages from an Debian mirror.
It uses apt-get(1) to find out the \s-1URL\s0 so it will download the same version
from the same server as apt-get would do. The .deb will be downloaded with
curl(1) and stored in your current working directory.
debget will not work for packages that are available in apt-get's cache.
If you need that functionality please use the .download option in
Matt Zimmerman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
This manpage was written by Frank Lichtenheld <email@example.com>.
COPYRIGHT AND LICENCE
Copyright (C) 2001 Matt Zimmerman <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the \s-1GNU\s0 General Public License as published by
the Free Software Foundation; either version 2, or (at your option)
any later version.
On Debian systems, a copy of the \s-1GNU\s0 General Public License may be
found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.