check build dependencies and conflicts
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checks the installed packages in the system against the
build dependencies and build conflicts listed in the control
file. If any are not met, it displays them and exits with a
nonzero return code.
debian/control is read, but an alternate control
filename may be specified on the command line.
Change the location of the
dpkg database. The default location is
Ignore Build-Depends-Arch and
Build-Conflicts-Arch lines. Use when only
arch-indep packages will be built, or combine with
-B when only a source package is to be
Ignore Build-Depends-Indep and
Build-Conflicts-Indep lines. Use when
only arch-dep packages will be built, or combine with
-A when only a source package is to be
Use the given build
dependencies/conflicts instead of those contained in the
dependencies/conflicts assuming that the package described
in the control file is to be built for the given host
architecture instead of the architecture of the current
Show the usage message and
Show the version and exit.