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What Does “sudo apt-get update” do?

We have examined the apt-get  and its sub commands in a detailed manner previously. apt-get  is used to manage installed packages in a Linux distribution like Ubuntu, Debian, Mint, Kali etc. Here we will look simply sudo apt-get update  and related commands to update a deb based Linux distribution. For detailed tutorials look following. How To Apt-Get Update, Upgrade, Dist-Upgrade, Full-Upgrade and Their Similarities and Diffirencies How To Install Updates...


How To Update and Upgrade Ubuntu, Debian, Mint and Kali?

Ubuntu, Debian, Kali and Mint uses the same package management software named dpkg and apt. Updating OS is important part of the system administration. We will look how to update and upgrade deb based distributions. Update Package Index First step to update packages for Ubuntu, Debian, Kali and Mint is updating package index. Package index holds most recent available packages from the repository and crosscheck with all ready installed packages....

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