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LXer 10-29-2008 06:40 PM

LXer: Three scripts for package management on Debian and Ubuntu systems
 
Published at LXer:

Five of the top 10 most downloaded distributions on Distrowatch use the Debian package system. It has developed a rich infrastructure of utilities -- not just the core commands apt-get and dpkg, but also such less well-known commands as apt-cache, apt-spy, and apt-listbugs. In addition, an array of other scripts, some mashups of existing utilities, and some original, are regularly available on sites like openDesktop.org. Such scripts help to streamline the process of keeping a Debian-based package system in working order, and provide information to help you make better decisions about software installation.

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craigevil 10-29-2008 08:59 PM

Tech Patterns :: smxi dist-upgrade/ maintenance script, kernel install
http://techpatterns.com/forums/about736.html

smxi puts them all to shame.


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