Aptitude: a terminal-based package manager

On August 26, 2009, in aptitude, package manager, terminal, by Dipin Krishna

Aptitude is a terminal-based package manager that can be used instead of apt-get. Aptitude marks packages that are automatically installed and removes them when no packages depend on them. This makes it easy to remove applications completely. To use Aptitude, replace apt-get with aptitude in the command line. Example: sudo aptitude install packagenamesudo aptitude remove […]