How does one determine packages added after installation?

Tom Browder tom.browder at
Sat Oct 16 12:01:30 UTC 2010

On Sat, Oct 16, 2010 at 03:15, Luis Paulo <luis.barbas at> wrote:
> $ dpkg -l
> will list all packages installed packages
> looking for a format option at man dpkg, I found this under examples:
>       To make a local copy of the package selection states:
>            dpkg --get-selections >myselections
>       You might transfer this file to another computer, and install
> it there with:
>            dpkg --clear-selections
>            dpkg --set-selections <myselections

Thanks, Luis, that's helpful!



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