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List Recently Installed Packages

To list all of the packages installed with apt-get install today: Ubuntu 13.04

$ cat /var/log/dpkg.log | egrep `date +%Y-%m-%d` | grep "\ install\ "

to limit it to N items, use tail:

$ cat /var/log/dpkg.log | egrep `date +%Y-%m-%d` | grep "\ install\ …

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