Installing a package (apt-get)
This recipe shows how new software packages are installed using the
apt-get install command.
In addition to updating the software package catalog and upgrading the already installed software packages, the
apt-get command can also be used to install new software packages.
In this recipe, the
fortune-mod software package is installed using the
apt-get install command. Other software packages can be installed using this same recipe; just replace the
fortune-mod package with the software package that you would like to install.
It is always a good idea to first update the software catalog using the
apt-get update command and then upgrade the existing software packages using the
apt-get dist-upgrade command before you ...