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Re: How long to setup a new system?

 On Jan 29, 2008 8:38 AM, Dan Ritter <[hidden email]> wrote: 
> dpkg --get-selections > packagelist 
> on a good system, copy packagelist over to the target, and 
> dpkg --set-selections < packagelist 
> and let apt-get take it from there. 

Yeah, I back up /etc, /home, and use get/set-selections.  I don't know 
of a similar feature in Red Hat.  I am hoping that Jarod will 
enlighten us :-) 
Kristian Erik Hermansen 
"Know something about everything and everything about something." 

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