Here's how you can install Aptik in Linux Mint 16. Aptik will let you back up or restore packages and PPAs.
1. Open a terminal window.
2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:teejee2008/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install aptik
Aptik is new born application to make packages installation easier, it is an ideal application after fresh Ubuntu installation if you have already backup PPA list with Apkit. It can backup PPAs to the file 'ppa.list' and restore at anytime.More at Noobs Lab
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