After I run
apt-get update, I would like to get a list of all packages that can be upgraded.
opkg I usually to this::
How can I do this with APT?
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-u switch shows a list of packages that are available for upgrade:
# apt-get -u upgrade
Show upgraded packages; Print out a list of all packages that are to be upgraded. Configuration Item:
You will also be prompted before anything is updated. For example:
# apt-get -u upgrade Reading Package Lists... Done Building Dependency Tree... Done The following packages have been kept back cpp gcc lilo The following packages will be upgraded adduser ae apt autoconf debhelper dpkg-dev esound esound-common ftp indent ipchains isapnptools libaudiofile-dev libaudiofile0 libesd0 libesd0-dev libgtk1.2 libgtk1.2-dev liblockfile1 libnewt0 liborbit-dev liborbit0 libstdc++2.10-glibc2.2 libtiff3g libtiff3g-dev modconf orbit procps psmisc 29 packages upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 3 not upgraded. Need to get 5055B/5055kB of archives. After unpacking 1161kB will be used. Do you want to continue? [Y/n]