[manjaro-general] apt-get and synaptic

Jonathon Fernyhough jonathon at manjaro.org
Wed Jul 23 02:18:17 CEST 2014

On 23/07/14 00:55, Joe Zien wrote:
> This is the 1st time I am using manjaro and think it is great but I prefer
> using apt-get and synaptic as the package manager. Can they be used in
> manjaro?
> jozien

Hi Jozien.

Short answer: no.

apt is a package management system used by Debian-based systems.
Manjaro, being based on Arch, uses pacman as its package management system.

It might be a good idea for you to read through the wiki:



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