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Re: Copy configuration

On Sat, Apr 07, 2001 at 08:16:46PM +0200, Lothar Speil wrote:
> I want to copy the package configuration, so I can install another computer
> with the same selection.
> Which files contains the selection status?
> For example with SuSE-Linux it is possible to load and store the
> configuration on a disk.

You get the packages status with:
	dpkg --get-selections 
and you can set this selection with 
	dpkg --set-selections

If you mean the configuration of the packages/programms, copy all
files in /etc/ and you get it all (unlike suse):
	tar -zkcf /root/etc.tar.gz /etc/ 

Michael Bramer  -  a Debian Linux Developer http://www.debian.org
PGP: finger grisu@db.debian.org  -- Linux Sysadmin   -- Use Debian Linux
Ja, aber der Bootvorgang ist doch so sch?n mit den Wolken und so. Das
st?rt meiner Meinung nach garnicht. (Martin Heinz zum Rebooten von M$-W)

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