Installation Commands


apt-get update
Updating System Packages

apt-get upgrade
Updating Software Packages

Configuring Files


make install

apt-cache packagename
Listing all Available Packages

apt-cache search vsftpd
List down all the packages starting with ‘vsftpd’

apt-cache show netcat
It will display netcat packages

apt-cache stats
It will display overall statistics about the cache

apt-get dist-upgrade
Software Packages will be added or removed to fulfill dependencies

apt-get install netcat
It will install networking toool

apt-get install nethogs goaccess
It will install multiple packages at the same time

apt-get install ‘name
It will * wildcard to install several packages

dpkg -i pkg.deb
It will install a DEB package

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