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Re: [debian-user]: debian package list

On Sat, Jan 22, 2005 at 01:18:00PM -0800, Alexey Tumanov wrote:
> I've read through the man pages for both apt-get and apt-cache as
> well as looked through the APT-HOWTO. None of them answered my
> fundamental question - how in the world can I list all of the
> packages currently installed on the system? Everything I've tried
> lists available packages for install or information per package.

You can try some of the following. You may need to grep or cut to get
just the package names and no extra info.

dpkg --get-selections

dpkg -l

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