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    apt-get confussion

    My Linux machine has two users root and matthew, I keep the passwords written in a text file so that I know I'm not making a spelling mistake (maybe a security issue, but that's not related to my question). I was logged in as matthew and I wanted to install nano, so I typed. sudo apt-get...
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    apt-get update

    Hey guys new to linux im running kubuntu 18.10 sudo apt-get update. and getting 3 Gets they are http://gb.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu cosmic-updates InRelease [83.2 kB] Get:5 http://gb.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu cosmic-backports InRelease [74.6 kB] Get:6 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu...
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    Linux package management

    Hello, I want to know how does the RedHat/Centos and Ubuntu systems manage their packages updates? Does RedHat/Centos update only from their local repositories? (using yum update) Do we have to first, download the repositories from the internet, then yum update? Of source, it's possible to...