3

How can I get a list of all installed 32 Bit packages on a Gentoo Linux system?

3

The eix tool comes to help:

eix -I --installed-with-use abi_x86_32
  • -I selects only installed packages
  • --installed-with-use selects packages with certain USE flag

In this particular case you could even omit -I, but I included it just as useful option in general. You may also be interested in the option -U, which selects packages which have abi_x86_32, but not necessary were installed with it, and in combination with -I it gives yet another list.

If you don't have eix on the system yet, just install it with emerge app-portage/eix.

Your Answer

By clicking "Post Your Answer", you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.