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Old 08-15-2005, 05:06 AM   #1
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How to list all installed packages?

Is there an easy way using apt, dpkg or Synpatic to make a list of all installed packages as a text file?
Old 08-15-2005, 05:15 AM   #2
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dpkg -l > packages.txt
will dump all packages installed to text file (that's an L, not 1)
Old 08-15-2005, 09:06 AM   #3
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dpkg --get-selections > installed_packages

This can be read back with

dpkg --set-selections < installed_packages


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