Update Software in Ubuntu

Sometimes we may need to update already installed specific software packages (Firefox, Nginx, etc) in Ubuntu. In this article, we will discuss a way to update a software package using the terminal.

If we run sudo apt upgrade command it will update all the packages. We can update a specific software package by following the steps.

Step 1: Open the terminal and type the following command to update the package source list.

sudo apt update

Step 2: Run the following command to update a specific package. Here we are updating firefox to the latest version.

sudo apt-get upgrade firefox

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