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  1. +11 −11 README
  2. +12 −12 pacman
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@@ -5,20 +5,20 @@ DESCRIPTION
Instead of remembering various options/tools on different OSs, you only
need a common way to manipulate packages. Not all options of the native
- package manager are ported; the tool only provides very basic interface to
- search, install, remove packages and/or update the system.
+ package manager are ported; the tool only provides a very basic interface
+ to search, install, remove packages, and/or update the system.
- Arch's pacman is chosen, as pacman is quite smart when it devides all
+ Arch's pacman is chosen, as pacman is quite smart when it divides all
packages-related operations into three major groups: Synchronize, Query
and Remove/Clean up. It has a clean man page, and it is the only tool
needed to manipulate official packages on system. (Debian, for example,
- requires you to use apt-get, dpkg and/or aptitude.)
+ requires you to use apt-get, dpkg, and/or aptitude.)
The tool supports the following types of package manager:
pacman by Arch Linux, ArchBang
dpkg/apt-get by Debian, Ubuntu
- yum/rpm by Redhat, CentOS, Fedora Core
+ yum/rpm by Redhat, CentOS, Fedora
INSTALL
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@ INSTALL
$ wget https://github.com/icy/pacapt/raw/master/pacman -O /usr/local/bin/pacman
$ chmod 755 /usr/local/bin/pacman
- This script shouldn't be installed on Arch-based system.
+ This script shouldn't be installed on an Arch-based system.
SYNTAX
@@ -52,7 +52,7 @@ OPERATIONS
-Su upgrade the system
-Sy update package database
-Ss <package> search for packages
- -Suy update package database, then upgrage the system
+ -Suy update package database, then upgrade the system
Remove / Clean up
@@ -73,18 +73,18 @@ NOTES
To install a package from backports repository on Debian system:
$ pacman -S foobar -t lenny-backports
- Similiarily, any further option which isn't recognized by getopts (1)
+ Similarly, any further option which isn't recognized by getopts (1)
can be passed to system tool.
- When being executed on Arch-based system, the tool simplify invokes
+ When being executed on Arch-based system, the tool simply invokes
the system tool '/usr/bin/pacman'. So you would never install this tool
as '/usr/bin/pacman', otherwise you may break your system!
THANKS
Special thanks to
- Chau An, Nguyen (tell me about 'Pacman Rosetta')
- Karol Blazewicz (comments about '-Sy')
+ Chau An, Nguyen (told me about 'Pacman Rosetta')
+ Karol Blazewicz (for comments about '-Sy')
REFERENCES
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@@ -26,20 +26,20 @@ DESCRIPTION
Instead of remembering various options/tools on different OSs, you only
need a common way to manipulate packages. Not all options of the native
- package manager are ported; the tool only provides very basic interface to
- search, install, remove packages and/or update the system.
+ package manager are ported; the tool only provides a very basic interface
+ to search, install, remove packages, and/or update the system.
- Arch's pacman is chosen, as pacman is quite smart when it devides all
+ Arch's pacman is chosen, as pacman is quite smart when it divides all
packages-related operations into three major groups: Synchronize, Query
and Remove/Clean up. It has a clean man page, and it is the only tool
needed to manipulate official packages on system. (Debian, for example,
- requires you to use apt-get, dpkg and/or aptitude.)
+ requires you to use apt-get, dpkg, and/or aptitude.)
The tool supports the following types of package manager:
pacman by Arch Linux, ArchBang
dpkg/apt-get by Debian, Ubuntu
- yum/rpm by Redhat, CentOS, Fedora Core
+ yum/rpm by Redhat, CentOS, Fedora
INSTALL
@@ -48,7 +48,7 @@ INSTALL
$ wget https://github.com/icy/pacapt/raw/master/pacman -O /usr/local/bin/pacman
$ chmod 755 /usr/local/bin/pacman
- This script shouldn't be installed on Arch-based system.
+ This script shouldn't be installed on an Arch-based system.
SYNTAX
@@ -73,7 +73,7 @@ OPERATIONS
-Su upgrade the system
-Sy update package database
-Ss <package> search for packages
- -Suy update package database, then upgrage the system
+ -Suy update package database, then upgrade the system
Remove / Clean up
@@ -94,18 +94,18 @@ NOTES
To install a package from backports repository on Debian system:
$ pacman -S foobar -t lenny-backports
- Similiarily, any further option which isn't recognized by getopts (1)
+ Similarly, any further option which isn't recognized by getopts (1)
can be passed to system tool.
- When being executed on Arch-based system, the tool simplify invokes
+ When being executed on Arch-based system, the tool simply invokes
the system tool '/usr/bin/pacman'. So you would never install this tool
as '/usr/bin/pacman', otherwise you may break your system!
THANKS
Special thanks to
- Chau An, Nguyen (tell me about 'Pacman Rosetta')
- Karol Blazewicz (comments about '-Sy')
+ Chau An, Nguyen (told me about 'Pacman Rosetta')
+ Karol Blazewicz (for comments about '-Sy')
REFERENCES
@@ -195,7 +195,7 @@ while getopts "URQShfvlumyispqwco" opt; do
rpm -aq | grep -q downloadonly
if [ $? -ge 1 ]; then
_error "Warning: The option '-w' requires you to install the package 'yum-downloadonly'"
- _error "Warning: Please try 'yum install -y yum-downloadonly' or '$0 -S yum-downloadnly' first."
+ _error "Warning: Please try 'yum install -y yum-downloadonly' or '$0 -S yum-downloadonly' first."
fi
;;
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