ansgar at 2008.43-1.org
Sun May 25 16:02:34 UTC 2008
Andrea Monaco <timothy94 at hotmail.it> writes:
> Where are the installed packages stored?
What exactly do you mean? There are several answers depending on what
you are looking for...
There is meta-information, such as the list of installed packages,
which files belong the which package, scripts that should be run when
installing/removing a package, ... in /var/lib/dpkg.
When installing packages from the net via apt, a copy of the *.deb files
is stored in /var/cache/apt/archives, but those are no longer required
and may be deleted after install (apt-get clean does this).
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