Dpkg usage summary

Aptitude basic usage summary

Posted By: pmietlicki

Published to Linux on Jun 04, 2015

Each packet can be marked to install ("+" key) or delete ("-" key).

All these operations are carried out simultaneously after confirmation by pressing the "g" (like go or go!).

Before aptitude, the standard program to select packages to install was dselect, old GUI associated with dpkg.

Tags: Debian