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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 (packages) needs extra dependencies,​ the installation can be broken. To fix it, run: If the package (packages) needs extra dependencies,​ the installation can be 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
  
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install_package.txt · Last modified: 2019/08/14 22:46 by pavroo