Subject: Re: package-management - was hardening a firewall machine
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From: Martin Weber <Ephaeton@gmx.net>
Date: 10/14/2001 17:16:11
> On Sun, Oct 14, 2001 at 03:59:07PM +0000, Richard Ibbotson wrote:
> > I know that I should remove anything that shouldn't be in there.
> > BUT .... having read the manual about package management I can see
> > that I'm really not sure how to view a complete list of packages.
> > And ... if I could I'm sure that the list would just scroll of the
> > screen without giving me a chance of reading anything more than a
> > small part of the packages list.
> > Any way round that one ? And .. how do I delete the packages that I
> > don't want ?
> > Thanks
pkg_info | less like was supposed, or I prefer to pipe it through sort
before I do that : pkg_info | sort | less. to remove a package, use
1984 is NOW