[Ilugc] One Day One GNU/Linux Command (APT-GET)
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Tue Dec 2 09:40:08 IST 2008
One Day One GNU/Linux Command
apt-get -- Debian Package Manager.
apt-get is a powerful package manager used in the Debian Distro. It is
in-build capability to resolve the conflicts and dependencies.
# apt-get update -- Update the Pkg listings from package repositories.
# apt-get upgrade -- Install newest versions of all packages currently
# apt-get dist-upgrade -- Same as above. But with advanced conflict
# apt-get install newpkg -- Install the 'newpkg' from repositories
with all dependencies.
# apt-get remove pkgName -- Remove the package with all needed
Read: man apt-get
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