Linux Tutorial Series

Linux Tutorial Series – 135 – Other package operations

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Besides installing, removing and upgrading packages, there are a lot of things you can do with them – you can list installed packages, determine whether a package was installed, display information about an installed package and find which package installed a file. (Shotts, 2019)⁠ I have never used these functionalities so far, so I will not talk about them. A quick Google search or a look at the reference can give you the answers to these queries, if you ever need to use them.

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Shotts, W. (2019). The Linux Command Line, Fifth Internet Edition. Retrieved from Pages 202-203

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