Re: Keeping packages in sync (over multiple workstations)
Andreas Metzler <email@example.com> writes:
> Sylvain de Crom <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > I tried to sync them with dpkg --get-selections on one system, and the
> > output to dpkg --set-selections on another followed by apt-get
> > dselect-upgrade. This got the systems nearer together, but it didn't
> > deinstall the surplus packages on the second system.
> Try to use
> dpkg --get-selections ''
> to make it output about uninstalled and purged packages, too.
[tv@ki ~]$ dpkg --get-selections ''
No packages found matching .
You mean dpkg --get-selections '*'