The "Installation instructions" heading on the
right details the installation of the pkgutils
package. Once installation is complete, the pkgutils
software will have been installed to
/opt/TWWfsw/pkgutils16" with links to the binaries in
/opt/TWWfsw/bin and links to the man pages in
The pkgutils suite contains tools to assist in
configuring, installing, managing, and upgrading an installation. The
following utilities are provided:
||Check for new releases relative to what is installed.
||List installed packages, packages from a repository, package
information, and what packages have common links associated with
||Installs and upgrades packages available in a local or
remote repository. pkg-inst is the preferred method
of installing packages, regardless of the package management system
||Install and remove links to common bin, info, and man
directories after installation of a package.
||Mirrors packages from our repository to a local repository
for quicker installation.
||Removes packages installed with the
pkg-inst tool, regardless of the package management
system being used.