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Re: get pkg name

On Sat, Oct 28, 2006 at 06:04:32PM +0800, linux china wrote:
> hi,
> using the dpkg -l to get a list some installed package lists like this,
> dpkg -l some-pattern
> if the package name is too lang, its name is cut because of the limit
> of the columns 80. if I wanna output name and description, what's the
> command line?
I don't know what the proper thing to do is, but I always redirect the
output to a file then view it.

dpkg -l some-patter > op.txt

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