Ubuntu Package Management from Command line using apt (Advanced Packaging Tool)

Using apt (Advanced Packaging Tool) in Ubuntu The Advanced Packaging Tool, which has since been ported by Conectiva for use with rpm and has been adopted by some other distributions. The apt-get command is a powerful command-line tool used to work with Ubuntu’s Advanced Packaging Tool (APT) performing such functions as installation of new software […]
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Ubuntu Package management Using dpkg

Dpkg is the Ubuntu package manager dpkg is a medium-level tool to install, build, remove and manage Ubuntu packages. The primary and more user-friendly front-end for dpkg is dselect.dpkg itself is controlled entirely via command line parameters,which consist of exactly one action and zero or more options. The action-parameter tells dpkg what to do and […]
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Howto Reinstall all of currently installed packages in fresh Ubuntu install

People sometimes have to do a reinstall of their Ubuntu system for various reasons (been playing/experimenting with configuration/drivers/other packages or just because something is badly broken) but remembering all the extra packages you have installed can be a chore — but here is the simple solution: Incoming search terms:ubuntu reinstall packagesreinstall ubuntu packagereinstall packages ubuntuhow […]
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