Re: List manually installed packages?
This will only work if you set your history profile to unlimited since the beginning, sadly for me I hadn't, but good idea.
Originally Posted by beanluc
I cant believe there isnt a built in utility for apt or dpkg that does this at the core level.
How does software-center or synaptic get their info on what you installed when and ESPECIALLY synaptic having the ability for you to list installed stuff by "Installed (Manual)"!!!
That right there should be the road to walk down to find out how its done there, finally yielding the solution.
Anyone know how Synaptic does it?
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