[wellylug] dpkg --list on Ubunut
kfor at compsoc.com
Fri Nov 7 15:50:16 NZDT 2008
> Is it possible/safe to try running dpkg --list
Perfectly safe, but this also lists packages which have been removed
but still have config files lying about, and possibly some other
dpkg --list | egrep '^([^a-z]|ii)' # Installed packages only.
dpkg --list | egrep '^([^a-z]|rc)' # Removed packages with config files remaining.
apt-show-versions is a nice tool too, but may not be present on your
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