A meta package manager that handles both packages - spi

A meta package manager that handles both packages and slackbuilds. More information: GitHub - gapan/spi: Salix Package Installer, a meta package manager that handles both packages and SlackBuilds.

  • Update the list of available packages and slackbuilds:

spi --update

  • Install a package or slackbuild:

spi --install {{package/slackbuild_name}}

  • Upgrade all installed packages to the latest versions available:

spi --upgrade

  • Locate packages or slackbuilds by package name or description:

spi {{search_terms}}

  • Display information about a package or slackbuild:

spi --show {{package/slackbuild_name}}

  • Purge the local package and slackbuild caches:

spi --clean