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Old 02-25-2019, 01:30 AM   #1
ruehara
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printing Cinnamon menus listing in Mint 17.3


I'm preparing to upgrade my Mint 17.3 to 19.1.

Along the way I have installed quite a few packages from the repositories and would hate to lose them in the upgrade process.

Is it possible for me to print a hard copy of the menus listing so that I can review it and selectively install upgraded copies of these packages?

I would be grateful for any help.
 
Old 02-25-2019, 02:41 AM   #2
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Well, Mint 19 Cinnamon has an app called "Screenshot" which can create a photo of an open window or the whole screen.
You can also list all installed packages to a text file in your home directory with this command from the terminal:
Code:
dpkg --get-selections | grep -v deinstall > Installed.txt
The file in your home directory will be called "Installed.txt"
 
  


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