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revised Advanced Ping Script
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comment Advanced Ping Script
What have you tried? Sorry, but AskUbuntu is not a free programming service.
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revised All commands in my crontab fail with “Permission denied”
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Oct
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answered Howto: execute a custom application from pcmanfm in lubuntu
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comment How to transfer files between Android and Ubuntu?
-1 completely insecure - the app doesn't support encryption at all. I haven't tried it, but it looks like Primitve FTPd supports SSL.
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accepted How to get installed/not installed state of **all** packages?
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comment How to get installed/not installed state of **all** packages?
Changing db:Status-Status to Status worked. Thank you very much!
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comment How to get installed/not installed state of **all** packages?
Ah, I'm using an older dpkg-query. I've updated the question.
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comment How to get installed/not installed state of **all** packages?
apt-cache dump also shows a lot of other package information. Not ideal, but I'm just about ready to give up on this and just brute force it with a while read loop.
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comment How to get installed/not installed state of **all** packages?
@Pilot6 No, that doesn't seem to print whether the packages are installed or not.
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revised How to get installed/not installed state of **all** packages?
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comment How to get installed/not installed state of **all** packages?
@Pilot6 Because the docs said it supports patterns, but apparently only patterns which start with an alphanumeric character (which sort of defeats the purpose if you're trying to list everything).
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