where is the list of installed packages kept?

stan stanb at panix.com
Fri Jan 19 20:24:35 UTC 2007

I'm rebuilding a machine, and I forget to get a list of the installed
packages on the original one. I do howeverr have a tarball of the whole
root filesystem on that machine.

Where in that can I look for the list of installed .debs?

Unix is very simple, but it takes a genius to understand the simplicity.
(Dennis Ritchie)

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