Re: How to find all packages installed from backports?
On Wed, 04 Apr 2007 11:52:22 +0200
Johannes Wiedersich <email@example.com> wrote:
> Hallo list!
> Before upgrading from sarge to etch, I would like to uninstall all
> those packages that were installed from backports.org. I know that
> apt-cache policy <packagename>
> will show if <packagename> is from sarge-backports, but would like to
> make sure that I catch all of those.
> Thanks for pointers,
Don't they all have a -bpo suffix on the version number? Try this:
dpkg -l | grep bpo
There's probably a more graceful way of doing it.