apt - commandline package manager

Property Value
Distribution Mint 18.1
Repository Mint Backport amd64
Package name apt
Package version 1.2.17
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 3.26 KB
Download size 1.11 MB
Official Mirror packages.linuxmint.com
This package provides commandline tools for searching and
managing as well as querying information about packages
as a low-level access to all features of the libapt-pkg library.
These include:
* apt-get for retrieval of packages and information about them
from authenticated sources and for installation, upgrade and
removal of packages together with their dependencies
* apt-cache for querying available information about installed
as well as installable packages
* apt-cdrom to use removable media as a source for packages
* apt-config as an interface to the configuration settings
* apt-key as an interface to manage authentication keys


Package Version Architecture Repository
apt_1.2.17_i386.deb 1.2.17 i386 Mint Backport
apt - - -


Name Value
adduser -
gnupg -
gnupg2 -
gpgv -
gpgv2 -
init-system-helpers >= 1.18~
libapt-pkg5.0 >= 1.2.17
libc6 >= 2.15
libgcc1 >= 1:3.0
libstdc++6 >= 5.2
ubuntu-keyring -


Name Value
bash-completion << 1:2.1-4.2+fakesync1
manpages-it << 2.80-4~
manpages-pl << 20060617-3~
openjdk-6-jdk << 6b24-1.11-0ubuntu1~
sun-java5-jdk >> 0
sun-java6-jdk >> 0


Type URL
Binary Package apt_1.2.17_amd64.deb
Source Package apt

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install apt deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install apt

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