Sparky APTus 0.1.4


There is an update of Sparky APTus 0.1.4 available at our repository.

– Upgrade – this will run “apt-get upgrade”
– Dist_Upgrade – this will run “apt-get dist-upgrade” – recommended way to keep Sparky up to date
– Quick_Install – quick install a package/packages from the repository
– Quick_Install_DEB – quick install “.deb” package from a local disk with all the dependencies
– Quick_Remove – quick remove selected package/packages from the system with all the dependencies
– Old_Kernel_Remove – this will remove old, non-active system kernel (if any)



How to remove a package?


If you don’t want to keep a package you can simple remove it in two different ways:

1. Synaptic
a. Open Menu-> Applications-> Administration-> Synaptic Package Manager
b. Find an installed package you want to trash
c. Mark it for Removal
d. Click “Apply” button


2. Text console

a. Run text console and type:

password for root:
apt-get remove package-name


b. After that clean the system:
apt-get autoremove
apt-get autoclean

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