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I'm very new to Linux. I'm trying to gain an understanding of APT and would like some clarity on the output of this command. What am I to glean from this?
Hit:1 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial InRelease Get:2 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-updates InRelease [102 kB] Get:3 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-security InRelease [102 kB] Hit:4 http://ppa.launchpad.net/webupd8team/sublime-text-2/ubuntu xenial InRelease Get:5 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-backports InRelease [102 kB] Fetched 306 kB in 0s (377 kB/s) Reading package lists... Done
What is a hit and what is a get? Thanks.