List of application sections
prestonh at gmail.com
Tue Apr 16 17:33:10 UTC 2013
On Tue, Apr 16, 2013 at 9:35 AM, Big bang theory
<baglio.giuseppe at yahoo.com>wrote:
> Hi, there is any way, though a shell command, to get the section names of
> ubuntu applications?
> I mean:
> Administration Utilities
> Communication Programs
> i.e like in this page http://packages.ubuntu.com/precise/
will list all packages available to be installed (but it doesn't put them
in categories like that page)
will list all installed packages in the system.
Depending on what you are trying to do, you could also try out
It won't list out the packages to parse for a script or anything like that,
but it will let you "browse" through packages by category on the command
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