linux package management

Convert between packages

May 28,93

alien is a program in Linux that converts between RPM packages, Debian packages, Stampede packages, and tarballs. This program is …

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aptitude

May 28,93

aptitude is a front-end to the Advanced Packaging Tool (APT) in Debian and Debian-based distributions. This program allows users to …

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dselect

May 28,93

dselect is a front-end to dpkg that is used to manage software packages in Debian and Debian-based Linux distributions. You …

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apt-get command

May 28,93

apt-get is a command from the APT suite of tools that is used to install, upgrade or remove software packages in …

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apt-cache command

May 28,93

The APT suite of tools includes a command called apt-cache whose purpose is to provide information about the Debian package database. …

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Advanced Packaging Tool (APT)

May 28,93

Advanced Packaging Tool (APT) is a package manager originally designed for Debian as a front-end for the dpkg utility. It …

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