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Debian package management tools you need to know
Apr 01, 2022

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5 min reading

Debian package management tools you need to know

Do you have the right Debian package management tools to install, delete, and update the machines on your company's network? Learn about your best options here.

APT 1.2.10 backport for Ubuntu Trusty (14.04) and Ubuntu Precise (12.04)
Mar 14, 2022

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2 min reading

APT 1.2.10 backport for Ubuntu Trusty (14.04) and Ubuntu Precise (12.04)

This article talks about APT 1.2.10 backport for Ubuntu Trusty (14.04) and Ubuntu Precise (12.04).

HOWTO: Create debian repositories with reprepro
Mar 22, 2017

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8 min reading

HOWTO: Create debian repositories with reprepro

You can learn how to create Debian repositories with reprepro in the Packagecloud settings.

HOWTO: Build debian packages for simple shell scripts
Dec 14, 2016

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6 min reading

HOWTO: Build debian packages for simple shell scripts

This how-to post explains the steps of building Debian packages for simple shell scripts.

APT Hash sum mismatch
Mar 20, 2016

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4 min reading

APT Hash sum mismatch

In this article, you can find how APT Hash sum mismatch happens and how to resolve the problem.

Inspecting and extracting Debian package contents
Oct 12, 2015

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6 min reading

Inspecting and extracting Debian package contents

This article explains how to inspect and extract Debian package contents with easy-to-follow sample commands.

Using dh-make to prepare debian packages
Jul 13, 2015

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4 min reading

Using dh-make to prepare debian packages

To prepare Debian packages, you can use dh-make. Check this post to discover ways to prepare packages.

Building debian packages with debuild
Jun 07, 2015

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5 min reading

Building debian packages with debuild

This post explains about building Debian packages with debuild commands. You can find sample codes and easy-to-follow guides.

Building Debian and Ubuntu packages with pbuilder
May 17, 2015

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5 min reading

Building Debian and Ubuntu packages with pbuilder

This post explains about setting up and building Debian and Ubuntu packages with pbuilder.

Using apt-cacher-ng with SSL/TLS
May 04, 2015

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6 min reading

Using apt-cacher-ng with SSL/TLS

This post guides you through apt-cacher-ng with SSL/TLS in Debian and Ubuntu environments.

Working with Debian and Ubuntu Source Packages
Apr 12, 2015

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5 min reading

Working with Debian and Ubuntu Source Packages

This article shares methods on how to work with Debian and Ubuntu source packages.

APT Cheat Sheet
Mar 29, 2015

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11 min reading

APT Cheat Sheet

This APT cheat sheet includes essential commands that you will use everyday in Debian.

Cook your own packages: Getting more out of fpm
Mar 22, 2015

debian-how-to

9 min reading

Cook your own packages: Getting more out of fpm

This post explains how to cook your own packages making good use of fpm.

HOWTO: GPG sign and verify deb packages and APT repositories
Oct 27, 2014

debian-how-to

11 min reading

HOWTO: GPG sign and verify deb packages and APT repositories

This article includes explanation on GPG sign and verification of DEB packages and APT repositories.