For apt, we can download the dependent headers and libraries with
apt-get build-dep somepackage
and to download and build the somepackage with
apt-get -b source somepackage
and install with
dpkg -i somepackage.deb
1) Are there any equivalent aptitude command(s)/options/parameters for
2) I have been installing packages with aptitude. Will there be any dep issues if I start using apt for installation (if there is no equivalent command for the above) ? Can apt recognize packages / dep installed by aptitude?