only - grep-like tool for filtering on words or lines

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Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name only
Package version
Package release 2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 1.22 KB
Download size 306.23 KB
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The 'only' command-line tool lets you search based
on word patterns or line patterns like never before! Not only can
you search with 'only -l patt' but you can select the n-th match
with '-l n/patt/' and the next 3 lines with '-l /patt/0:3'.


Package Version Architecture Repository
only_0.0.6.0-2_amd64.deb amd64 Debian Main
only - - -


Name Value
libatomic1 >= 4.8
libc6 >= 2.27
libffi6 >= 3.0.4
libgmp10 -


Type URL
Binary Package only_0.0.6.0-2_i386.deb
Source Package only

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install only deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install only




2018-10-03 - Ilias Tsitsimpis <>
only ( unstable; urgency=medium
[ Clint Adams ]
* Set Rules-Requires-Root to no.
[ Ilias Tsitsimpis ]
* Bump debhelper compat level to 10
* Remove build dependency on libghc-parsec3-dev (provided by ghc-
2018-04-15 - Clint Adams <>
only ( unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release.

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