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Manage software packages

Today we will learn how to manage software packages on Debian and Debian based Linux distributions.
Start from using the most basic command as dpkg, which can manage installed packages and install packages from local files.
Install package from local deb file:

Remove package by name:

List all installed packages^

For more information read the manuals:

Next program much more powerful, can search, download and install packages. Command apt-get:

Apt-get can upgrade single package:

Update list of available packages:

Upgrade all installed packages:

Remove package:

To completely remove package including configuration files:

For more information about apt-get please read the manuals:

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