Yum-like package list?
tptagth at yahoo.com
Mon Jul 14 14:48:12 BST 2008
I'm new to Linux. And am using Kubuntu. I've been using the Synaptic Package Manager instead of Adept. I found Synaptic easier.
But, now that this email is about Yum and Adept I'd like to confirm that using Synaptic in Kubuntu is OK. Or am I suppose to use Adept with Kubuntu?
And while on the subject of package managers; if I've been using Synaptic for a few months could I try Adept or will switching package managers mess up the system?
--- On Mon, 7/14/08, Bruce Marshall <bmarsh at bmarsh.com> wrote:
> From: Bruce Marshall <bmarsh at bmarsh.com>
> Subject: Re: Yum-like package list?
> To: kubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com
> Date: Monday, July 14, 2008, 9:37 AM
> On Monday 14 July 2008, G. A. Gallup wrote:
> > Greeting All,
> > I recently switched to KUBUNTU from FCn and have
> been quite
> > pleased with the new system. One thing I miss,
> however, is the yum
> > 'list' feature to produce a searchable file of
> package names for
> > installation or up-date. Is there an equivalent for
> this in KUBUNTU?
> > I have found the adept-installer search feature too
> primitive to be
> > useful.
> > GAG
> The Adept Package Manager doesn't suit you??
> Gee, I came from the SuSE world and I find adept much
> better (and one heckava
> lot faster) than Yum.
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