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PostPosted: Wed Mar 30, 2005 7:35 am    Post subject: lost /var/db/pkg Reply with quote

Hello, I have lost my /var directory after hd damage.
Then /var/db/pkg was totally lost.
And there is a Q
How to find what packages was instaled and how to rebuild /var/db/pkg, without looking in ones mind.
I had that system for 3 years long and I do not wont to install it again from scratch:-(
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 30, 2005 7:44 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm afraid a reinstall is the only solution. :(
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 30, 2005 8:00 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

kimchi_sg wrote:
I'm afraid a reinstall is the only solution. :(

hmm but I found http://gentooexperimental.org/script/repo/show/28
Has anybody used it?
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 30, 2005 4:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Moved from Portage & Programming, please follow-up to this topic:

https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic.php?t=171015
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