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    Any idea where portage stores the information about which package is installed or not?

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    all your installed applications get recorded in:
    Code:
    /var/lib/portage/world
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    Quote Originally Posted by sdousley
    all your installed applications get recorded in:
    Code:
    /var/lib/portage/world
    Yeah found that already.
    /var/lib/portage/world
    for world packages only

    /var/db/pkg
    for every single thing installed.
    Thanks

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    ah, ok hehe yeh. oops.
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