On 9/28/07, Aaron Griffin firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
On 9/28/07, Damir Perisa email@example.com wrote:
Friday 28 September 2007, Aaron Griffin wrote: | On 9/28/07, Roman Kyrylych firstname.lastname@example.org wrote: | > I think it is _much_ easier to create a list of packages we | > _don't_ want to distribute. ;-P | > So we can ship everything except those in that list. | | Sure, but that's semantics. A list of explicitly denied packages | can easily be transformed into a list of explicitly allowed | packages (the term is "set difference" in mathematics).
if you knwo the complete set, yes.
pacman -Sl extra | comm -3 excludedpackages.txt -