onsa
1/19/2017 - 12:26 PM

Linux package management (package list: https://packages.debian.org/stable/)

Linux package management (package list: https://packages.debian.org/stable/)

# update package source list and versions based on sources in /etc/apt/sources.list

  sudo apt-get update

# find a package

  dpkg -l | grep [searchString]

# update packages

  sudo apt-get upgrade
  
# remove packages no longer in use

  sudo apt-get autoremove