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Package management Utility. Wrapper for the apt package manager. More information:

  • Install a package, or update it to the latest available version:

sudo nala install {{package}}

  • Remove a package:

sudo nala remove {{package}}

  • Remove a package and its configuration files:

nala purge {{package}}

  • Search package names and descriptions using a word, regex (default) or glob:

nala search "{{pattern}}"

  • Update the list of available packages and upgrade the system:

sudo nala upgrade

  • Remove all unused packages and dependencies from your system:

sudo nala autoremove

  • Fetch fast mirrors to improve download speeds:

sudo nala fetch

  • Display the history of all transactions:

nala history