Reinstalling a system from package list?

Rashkae ubuntu at tigershaunt.com
Wed Apr 14 18:46:08 UTC 2010


Maxime Alarie wrote:
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> Hello,
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> Im just  curious if there is a way to reinstall a system from  the
> output of dpkg -list
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> Let's say I have a crash, I reinstall the base system and then want to
> reinstall all the packages I had  before the crash... I, like many
> others I'm sure,  usually Install a system then proceed to install other
> packages  along the way to suit  my  needs. But we do not keep a trace
> of those  small packages installed for this dependency or that small
> program we want to try..
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> Thanks.

http://www.linuxforums.org/forum/debian-linux-help/40955-need-list-installed-packages.html





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