Linux Get List of Installed Software for Reinstallation / Restore All the Software Programs

in Categories Backup, Linux, Shell scripting, Tips last updated August 22, 2006

Hardware and software failures are part of life. And that is why you need to have a backup plan. I have already written about backing up files and MySQL databases. There is no need to backup all installed binaries and software programs. The following tip will not just save your time, but both Debian and RHEL based distro can be updated instantly.