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Defining a shortcut with the alias command in Linux

In the Linux command line, you can define abbreviations for commands that you use frequently and that are long to type. Thanks to the abbreviation you define, you shorten long commands and save time. In this article, the use of the alias command and creating abbreviations will be explained.

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What is the difference between apt-get update / upgrade / dist-upgrade?

 If you have Ubuntu oran operating system that uses the apt package manager, you must have used apt-get update  and similar commands.  We will show that although the apt-get update, apt-get upgrade and apt-get dist-upgrade commands are similar to each other, they have different tasks.

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