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Re: Moving contrib and non-free of master.debian.org

On 27 Jun 1999, Manoj Srivastava wrote:

> Hi,
> >>"Stephane" == Stephane Bortzmeyer <bortzmeyer@pasteur.fr> writes:
>  Stephane> (if I take over the maintenance of a Debian box and I want
>  Stephane> to get rid of all the non-free stuff, I cannot, except by
>  Stephane> reading every licence).
>         That is not true. You really need to learn scripting, if you
>  think it is true, all one needs is a script that parses
>  /var/lib/dpkg/status, and looks at the section and status
>  fields. (which may well be what vrms does)

dpkg-awk 'section:.*non-free.*' -- package|sed -ne 's/\(..*\)/\1/p'


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