NAME¶aptitude-create-state-bundle - bundle the current aptitude state
aptitude-create-state-bundle [<options>...] <output-file>
This command is mostly for internal use and bug reporting in exceptional cases, it is not intended for end-users under normal circumstances.
aptitude-create-state-bundle produces a compressed archive storing the files that are required to replicate the current package archive state. The following files and directories are included in the bundle:
The output of this program can be used as an argument to aptitude-run-state-bundle(1).
FILE FORMAT¶The bundle file is simply a tar(1) file compressed with bzip2(1) or gzip(1), with each of the input directory trees rooted at “.”.
SEE ALSO¶aptitude-run-state-bundle(1), aptitude(8), apt(8)
AUTHORS¶Daniel Burrows <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo <email@example.com>
Copyright 2007 Daniel Burrows.
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