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Part II: LPIC Exam 102 > Using dselect

Using dselect

Because the dpkg utility is so easy to use, a team of programmers set about constructing a text-based GUI front end for dpkg called dselect. One of the more prolific developers in the Debian arena calls dselect “afailed experiment in C++.” With the advent of the apt-get package management utility, dselect has all but dropped from mainstream use.

Using dselect, you can access packages from a variety of sources, including


  

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