problems with 10.04 upgrade to 12.04

Dave Howorth dhoworth at
Tue Sep 4 14:16:41 UTC 2012

Oliver Grawert wrote:
> here is a little shortcut tip for the next time:
> sudo apt-get install pastebinit
> dpkg --get-selections | pastebinit
> that will automagically submit the output of dpkg --get-selections to
> and return the url of the paste in the terminal
> pastebinit also accepts a file instead of piping input to it like:
> pastebinit packages.txt

Excellent, thanks. I'll make a note of that. If I ever get back to a
state where apt-get will run, I'll even try it :)

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