apper man page

apper — An application and package manager using PackageKit

Synopsis

apper [--updates] [--settings] [--backend-details] [--install-mime-type mime-type] [--install-package-name name] [--install-provide-file file] [--install-font-resource font] [--install-catalog file] [--remove-package-by-file filename] [KDE Generic Options] [Qt Generic Options]

Description

Apper is the KDE interface for PackageKit

Apper is able to manage packages, applications and updates in a cross-distribution way thanks to the PackageKit project.

It is providing Linux users a single application that they can learn and use in whatever distribution they are.

Options

--updates
Show available updates
--settings
Show Apper configuration page.
--backend-details name
Display information about the backend PackageKit uses at time.
--install-mime-type mime-type
Call the mime-type installer.
--install-package-name name
Install package with the name name.
--install-provide-file file
Install package providing file file.
--install-font-resource font
Install a font resource.
--install-catalog file
Install the package catalog in file.
--remove-package-by-file filename
Remove a package containing file filename.

See Also

More information about Apper can be found at the Apper website[1].

Authors

The maintainer of Apper is Daniel Nicoletti <dantti12@gmail.com>; This manual page was written by Matthias Klumpp <matthias@tenstral.net>.

Authors

Daniel Nicoletti <dantti12@gmail.com>

Author.

Matthias Klumpp <matthias@tenstral.net>

Author.

Notes

1.

the Apper website

Info

2011-10-10 K Desktop Environment KDE User's Manual