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 This quick guide lets you find and install new packages via a text console. This quick guide lets you find and install new packages via a text console.
  
-Every command has to be run with root privileges ​**su** or **sudo**.+Every command has to be run with super user privileges **sudo**.
  
-1. Find a package:+**1**. Find a package:
  
-   ​apt-cache search package-name+   sudo apt-cache search package-name
  
-2. Check is a package installed and find its version:+**2**. Check if a package ​is installed and find its version:
  
-   ​apt-cache policy package-name+   sudo apt-cache policy package-name
  
-3. Install a package (packages):+**3**. Install a package (packages):
  
-   ​apt-get install package1 package2 package3+   sudo apt-get install package1 package2 package3
  
-4. Downloaded a "deb" package from the network can be installed using **dpkg** tool:+**4**. "Deb" package ​downloaded ​from the network can be installed using **dpkg** tool:
  
-   cd /patch-to-download-directory +   cd /path/to/download/directory 
-   dpkg -i package1.deb package2.deb package3.deb+   sudo dpkg -i package1.deb package2.deb package3.deb
  
-If the package (packagesneeds extra dependencies,​ the installation can be broken. To fix it, run:+If the package(sneed extra dependencies,​ the installation can become ​broken. To fix it, run:
  
-   ​apt-get update +   sudo apt-get update 
-   ​apt-get install -f+   sudo apt-get install -f
  
  
-List of all packages installed ​in your system can be generated via the command:+List of all packages installed ​on your system can be generated via the command:
  
-   dpkg -l+   sudo dpkg -l
 or or
-   ​dpkg-query -l+   sudo dpkg-query -l
  
 ---- ----
  
-<WRAP center box 52%> +<WRAP center box 75%> 
-[[upgrade|<​--Manual system upgrade]]|[[remove_package|Remove packages --->]]+|[[upgrade|<​--Manual system upgrade]] ​  [[remove_package|Remove packages --->]]|
 </​WRAP>​ </​WRAP>​
install_package.txt · Last modified: 2019/12/12 11:07 by 8bit