How to rebuild package database
accidently I crashed my package database with
dpkg --set-selections < packagelist.txt
Now aptitude wants to delete a lot and reinstall other packages, which are
I want to correct my database to the already installed package. There is
another file with the list of the already installed packages available, which
was created by synaptic.
How can I teach aptitude, to read this file and let it generate an up-to-date
Thanks for any help !