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Whenever you uninstall or remove a program/package in Ubuntu, only the binaries are removed but some of the related configuration files remain in your system. They can be anywhere in /etc or as a hidden file/folder in your home directory. At certain
Answer #: 1 Use the command: apt-cache policy This gives you information of all available package versions. Example: alaa@aa-lu:~$ apt-cache policy vlc vlc: Installed: 2. 0
Answer #: 1 Use the command: apt-cache policy This gives you information of all available package versions. Example: alaa@aa-lu:~$ apt-cache policy vlc vlc: Installed: 2. 0
Aptitude and apt-get are two of the popular tools which handle package management. Both are capable of handling all kinds of activities on packages including installation, removal, search etc. But still there are differences between both the tools wh
I’m experimenting with VPNs, so I wanted to install pptpd. john@desktop:~$ sudo apt-get install pptpd [sudo] password for john: The following extra packages will be installed: bcrelay The following NEW packages will be installed: bcrelay pptpd 0 upgr
[ http://askubuntu. com/questions/1743/is-aptitude-still-considered-superior-to-apt-get ] When I first started with Ubuntu using aptitude was the 'in-thing', with some stated improvements over apt-get. Am I correct in saying that apt-get has now 'cau
When you install certain updates (e. g. a new kernel) in Ubuntu Desktop, you get an indication that a reboot is required (in Lucid, the logout icon turns red)
keyboard: dpkg-reconfigure keyboard-configuration system language: # Debian --> https://wiki. debian. org/ChangeLanguage dpkg-reconfigure locales # Ubuntu --> https://help
Answer #: 1 Check out Keryx, it’s an offline repository manager. How does it work? It lets you download updates and new programs (with dependencies) to your flash drive. Its interface is similar to synaptic but it works from a pendrive (it doesn’t ne
Answer #: 1 Now go to Synaptic Package Manager (System > Administration > Synaptic Package Manager) Click search button and type package name. When you find package select it and go to Package (in menu) and click Lock Version. and you are done,