Category: Package management

How to recreate Debian binary packages with dpkg-repack

Recreate Debian Binary Packages That Are Already Installed On A System

Picture this scenario. You’ve installed some Debian packages on your system. And you want to install the same packages on another system. But you lost the binary archives i.e. the deb files. Would you download...

How To Remove Unnecessary Configuration Files On Debian-based Systems

Remove Unnecessary Configuration Files On Debian-based Systems

If you are a newbie, you would generally use “apt remove” command to remove an installed package in Debian, Ubuntu and its derivatives like Linux Mint. As you probably know, the apt remove command will...

Download Packages with dependencies locally in Ubuntu

Download Packages With Dependencies Locally In Ubuntu

A while ago, we discussed how to Install Softwares offline in Ubuntu. In that guide, we explained how can you download packages in an Internet-enabled system, and install them in another system that has slow...