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Old Unix and Linux 12-07-2017   -   Original Discussion by svijayas
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Hi,

I tend to be a little less discerning when searching through a pkginfo output as I've been caught out by things in the past.

What I tend to use is a search as follows, a bit more work to check but it does check if the package might impact things.



Code:
pkginfo -l | nawk 'BEGIN { FS = "\n"; RS = "" }$0 ~ search { print $0 }' search=tar - | egrep 'PKGINST|VERSION'

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