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Re: Which packages are new in potato



On Wed, Feb 02, 2000 at 01:50:26PM +0100, Santiago Vila Doncel wrote:
> On Sun, 30 Jan 2000, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> 
> > I'm looking for a list of all packages that are new (not only a newer
> > version) in potato compared to slink. Is something like that available
> > somewhere?
> 
> Just take the Packages.gz file from slink and potato, make a list of the
> package names by doing something like:
> 
> zgrep "^Package:" Packages.gz | awk '{ print $2 }'
> 
> Once you have files containing the package names for slink and potato, you
> can see the lines in the second file which are not in the first one by
> using this little gawk-script (call it "exclude"):

i'd probably just use diff for this, that way i could see what was
removed from slink->potato as well.


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