How to Install Software on Linux Using Repositories

This is a beginner guide on how to install software through terminal, using package managers. I will list the most common distributions (according to Distrowatch) and their command to search and install a certain software. Search Ubuntu, Debian, Mint (apt) apt-cache search [software_name] Fedora, Red Hat, CentOS (yum) yum search [software_name] Mandriva, Mageia (urpmi) urpmi -y [software_name] openSUSE (ZYpp) zypper search [software_name] Arch (pacman) pacman -Ss [software_name] Gentoo (portage) emerge -s [software_name] Install Ubuntu, Debian,…

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