Learn how to use dpkg package management to install software and perform updates to your Linux system with a Debian distro.
Learn what package management is, how it helps you manage your software, and which package management software is available. We'll also go over what package file and dependencies are.
Learn the Debian Package Management system, and the dpkg command to manage your files and software.
Learn how to use apt-get and apt-cache, which are part of the Debian (Ubuntu) package management system. You can use these commands to search on the repository and pull in any necessary dependencies.
Learn how to use aptitude, a text-based application used for package management in Debian distros.
Learn about the RPM Package Management and the rpm command.
Learn how to use yum, a meta-package management tool that automatically pulls in dependencies for you.
Learn how to use dnf for package management. Dnf is an updated and better version of yum.
Learn how to convert among different .rpm and .deb packages with the alien command.