how can I tell which patches I have applied?

Derek Broughton derek at
Mon Apr 6 23:38:33 UTC 2009

Karl F. Larsen wrote:

> Larry Shields wrote:

>> *If you want to see what is installed on your system, type dpkg -l
>     That sure works! I tried it on this old Hardy and it printed about
> 350 different updates so far :-D

It works, but most of those are dependencies of something else, so using
aptitude to search for "installed" and not "autoinstalled" greatly trims
the list.  Unfortunately I can't find the command right now...  But I have
posted it here many times :-)

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