Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

In order to look at changelogs for recently updated applications, I use Synaptic. Is there a way for me to get specific application changelogs using the terminal?

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 6 down vote accepted

aptitude changelog package

Under natty and newer you should also be able to do:

apt-get changelog package

share|improve this answer
    
Excellent, just what I was looking for! Thank you :) –  Lee Jarratt Mar 19 '11 at 12:24
    
Once I've input the command to look at a change log, how would I go about quitting that command to input another? –  Lee Jarratt Aug 19 '11 at 16:14
1  
Press the 'q' key. –  Alistair Buxton Aug 27 '11 at 19:48

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.