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Old 09-21-2010, 10:00 AM   #1
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LXer: Collection of 18 Popular APT & DPKG Tips for Debian and Ubuntu


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This is a guide containing the most popular and useful ways of using the APT and DPKG commands, and it applies to both Ubuntu and Debian (and their derivatives). I mentioned where super user privileges are required, the ones without a mention can be executed as normal user. If you're using Ubuntu, precede a command with sudo in order to gain root privileges (and enter your user password); on Debian, type su, enter the root password, and then type in the commands as shown below.

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Old 09-21-2010, 01:34 PM   #2
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apt-dpkg-ref - APT, Dpkg Quick Reference sheet

apt-get install apt-dpkg-ref

Or better yet since aptitude is the recommended package management tool.
http://algebraicthunk.net/~dburrows/...titude/doc/en/
Can also be installed.
aptitude-doc-cs - Czech manual for aptitude, a terminal-based package manager
aptitude-doc-en - English manual for aptitude, a terminal-based package manager
aptitude-doc-es - Spanish manual for aptitude, a terminal-based package manager
aptitude-doc-fi - Finnish manual for aptitude, a terminal-based package manager
aptitude-doc-fr - French manual for aptitude, a terminal-based package manager
aptitude-doc-ja - Japanese manual for aptitude, a terminal-based package manager
 
  


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