X-Status (wpkg-status)

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When installing a package in a target directory, the status of the package is saved in the wpkg-status file using the X-Status field.

This field is only found in the wpkg-status file. It cannot be defined in the main control file of the package.

The following lists the currently supported status. Any other name is converted to "unknown status".

  • config-files
  • half-configured
  • half-installed
  • installed
  • installing
  • listing
  • not-installed
  • purging
  • ready
  • removing
  • unpacked
  • upgrading
  • verifying