Records and stores info about installs on a system
Installdb records any kind of install and stores all the information of the package in the database. It works regardless of packages type (ie tarball, rpm, debian, etc). Packages can be installed, queried, uninstalled, and verified. A package consists of a list of files, description, name, version, size, and other information.
released on 18 May 2002
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 20 February 2017.
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