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Re: way to get selections _not_ in /var/lib/dpkg/*?

On Wed, Dec 06, 2000 at 10:57:24AM -0800, Joey Hess wrote:

> dpkg --get-selections --root=/whever-you-have-mounted-your-dead-system
> may work.

This worked beautifully, once I constructed a "fake" path under a
temporary directory.

Thanks for the suggestions, all.


Andrew Sullivan                                      Computer Services
<sullivana@bpl.on.ca>                        Burlington Public Library
+1 905 639 3611 x158                                   2331 New Street
                                   Burlington, Ontario, Canada L7R 1J4

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