📅 2013-Jan-25 ⬩ ✍️ Ashwin Nanjappa ⬩ 🏷️ aptitude, package, search, ubuntu ⬩ 📚 Archive
Searching for all the packages whose name contains a certain string is a pretty common operation.
This can be done easily using
$ apt-cache search vim
If you are familiar with
aptitude, the command there is similar too:
$ aptitude search vim
Tried with: Ubuntu 14.04