I'm on Debian and I want to re-partition my drive and reinstall. Is there an easy way to restore all currently installed packages after a fresh installation? I'm thinking of doing it by making a ...
I have a few questions about moving from apt-get to zypper in bash scripts. What is the equivalent of this? sudo apt-get install curl --assume-yes (where curl could be any package) I found the ...
I'm managing multiple machines running Debian, Raspian, and Mint. On some of the machines I want to have updating and upgrading automatically. I've drafted a script that I want to do this and log if ...
My question is about git command tab-completion, i.e. when I type git stat and hit Tab, it completes the command line to git status. (Where applicable, this also works with remote names and branch ...
I am currently running 64-bit Debian Wheezy. I am having some trouble with auto completion for apt-get. I have bash-completion installed. If I am logged in as root in a shell, I can use auto ...
While making some improvements to my .bashrc file, I noticed a frequently used alias: alias install='sudo apt-get -y install' I wasn't familiar with the -y (aka --assume-yes or --yes) option with ...