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How to Use apt-cache Command in Debian, Ubuntu and Other Linux Distributions

Oct 30, 2020, 08:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Abhishek Prakash Chaturvedi)

The apt package manager works on a local cache of package metadata. The metadata usually consists information like package name, version, description, dependencies, its repository and developers. With the apt-cache command, you can query this local APT cache and get relevant information.

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