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Re: apt-get listing?

On Thu, Mar 17, 2005 at 03:56:13PM +0000, Thomas Adam wrote:
> If you want a quickish way of determining if a package is installed
> (there's lots of ways one can do this), you can do:
> $ apt-cache policy <pkgname> | grep Installed

Why not the far simpler

	$ dpkg -s pkgname

Carl Fink                  carl@fink.to
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