Check plan variation making use of apt - get/aptitude?
apt - get
You can run a simulation to see what would certainly take place if you upgrade/install a plan:
apt-get -s install <package>
To see all feasible upgrades, run a
upgrade in verbose setting and also (to be secure) with simulation, press n to terminate:
apt-get -V -s upgrade
apt - cache
policy can show the mounted and also the remote variation (install prospect) of a plan.
apt-cache policy <package>
apt - show - variations
If mounted, reveals variation details concerning several plans:
-u button with or without a plan name will just show upgradeable plans.
The console GUI of
aptitude can present upgradeable plans with new variations. Open the food selection 'Upgradable Packages'. Pushing v on a plan will certainly show extra thorough variation details.
Or on the command - line:
aptitude versions <package>
-V will certainly show thorough details concerning variations, once more to be secure with the simulation button:
aptitude -V -s install <package>
install <package> with
upgrade will certainly show the variations from all upgradeable plans.