[Mageia-discuss] How much space for Mageia?

nicolas vigier boklm at mars-attacks.org
Thu Mar 17 11:24:48 CET 2011

On Thu, 17 Mar 2011, Wolfgang Bornath wrote:

> 2011/3/17 Wolfgang Bornath <molch.b at googlemail.com>:
> >
> > And the best of all: after removing all those applications it tells me
> > that I can use "auto-orphans" - I scanned the list of "orphaned"
> > packages and I find such things like cups-common, gcc, binutils,
> > cmake, etc.
> >
> After removing all orphans (including such things like lm-sensors,
> rsync, etc.) I am now down to 2.8GB - almost the same amount of space
> I needed for Mandriva, but without all the applications :(

Do you have a list of rpm that were installed on Mandriva, and a list of
rpm that are now installed on Mageia ?

You can also print size of packages with :
 rpm -qa --qf "%{NAME} %{SIZE}\n"

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