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install_package [2018/08/14 23:01]
lami07
install_package [2019/12/06 23:14]
8bit
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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 if a package is 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.  "​Deb"​ package downloaded from the network can be installed using **dpkg** tool:+**4**. "​Deb"​ package downloaded from the network can be installed using **dpkg** tool:
  
    cd /​path/​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 on 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 58%> <WRAP center box 58%>
-[[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