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Re: files in install tarballs
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: files in install tarballs
- From: Peter Hessler <yodadoa_(_at_)_yahoo_(_dot_)_com>
- Date: Tue, 1 May 2001 16:06:09 -0700 (PDT)
$ gunzip comp29.tgz
$ tar -f comp29.tar > comp29.txt
That will print a list of the files that are in it. If you want a ls
-la style, then add the -v flag (tar -vf blah blah...)
Converting the above command to be used on the other files is left as
an exercise for the reader...;-)
--- Heikki Korpela <heko_(_at_)_saitti_(_dot_)_net> wrote:
> On 1 May 2001, Brian J. Kifiak wrote:
> > > Is there a record somewhere of which of these are installed?
> > I don't know of a list of originally installed packages, no.
> > However, you could possibly make a ``best guess'' of currently
> > installed packages -- assuming that the set lists don't have
> > duplicates; I haven't checked -- by checking for the existance of
> > one of the files in each of the set lists.
> Or, much better, check the existence and md5 checksums of the files
> that are included in a .tgz.
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> Heikki Korpela -- heko_(_at_)_saitti_(_dot_)_net
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