manifest - Man Page

import or export a package list


manifest export [-|URL|FILENAME]

manifest import -|URL|FILENAME



This is currently only compatible with apt(8) and dpkg(1).

See Also

apt(8), dpkg(1), pastebinit(1)


This manpage and the utility were written by Dustin Kirkland <> for Ubuntu systems (but may be used by others).  Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 3 published by the Free Software Foundation.

The complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL on Debian/Ubuntu systems, or in /usr/share/doc/fedora-release-*/GPL on Fedora systems, or on the web at


28 February 2016 byobu