Zypper is a command line package manager which makes use of libzypp. Zypper provides functions like repository access, dependency solving, package ...

**Package management** * install/remove packages by name or by capability they provide * install/remove packages with names * install/remove specific versions of packages * install plain RPM files and satisfy dependencies from repositories * install and remove packages in one go (using +/- or ~/! * choose the repository per package by prefixing the name with 'repo_alias:' * update all installed packages with newer available version where possible * install patterns/products/patches * comprehensive installation summary ... read more http://en.opensuse.org/openSUSE:Zypper_features
openSUSE:Zypper features

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