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Linux Package Manager Cheatsheet

Oct 02, 2008, 21:02 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Carla Schroder)

"Aptitude is the new dependency-resolving installer for Debian. Well, not all that new, but it's newer than our old favorite apt-get. Aptitude works harder than apt-get, which means you work less hard. One of its most appealing features is when you remove a package, it also removes any unneeded dependencies that were installed with it."

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