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Explore the Debian packages with Apt-file

Debian package management Apt-file to explore the Debian packages: when one uses only the command line on Linux, there are tools to have in your pocket, so apt-file for exploring the Debian packages (.deb) and finds a package according to a file. Here, we are going to see how to use it:

First we will see the installation and preparation of apt-file: Apt-file is simply installed on Debian via deposits, it will capture the following command.

It will then prepare apt-file to be used in fulfilling its cache; this requires a simple command line that I’ve mentioned below: read more

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