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Debian Admin: Simple Package Management with Synaptic Package Manager in Ubuntu

Dec 07, 2006, 05:30 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to david for this link. ]

"Synaptic is a graphical user interface (GUI) for managing software packages on Debian-based distributions. If you are using Debian or Ubuntu you will easily find Synaptic in the System Tools menu or in the Administration menu. Synaptic uses the GTK graphic libraries. So, if you are using GNOME on your debian-based distro you will probably have Synaptic installed as well. Synaptic is a graphical package management program for apt. It provides the same features as the apt-get command line utility with a GUI front-end based on Gtk+.

"Now we will see how to add repositories, install, remove and update software packages..."

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