software-properties-gtk - a repository manager, GTK+ front end
2. SYNOPSIS ▲
software-properties-gtk [ OPTIONS... ]
3. DESCRIPTION ▲
Software Properties is a program for managing software repositories you install software from. It provides an abstraction of the used apt repositories, allowing managing distribution and independent software vendor software sources easily. software-properties-gtk is a GTK+ front end for the repository management.
4. OPTIONS ▲
- -h, --help
show help message and exit
- -d, --debug
print some debug information to the command line
- -m, --massive-debug
print a lot of debug information to the command line
- -n, --no-update
no update on repository change (useful if called from an external program)
- -t TOPLEVEL, --toplevel=TOPLEVEL
set x-window-id of the toplevel parent for the dialog (useful for embedding)
- -e ENABLE_COMPONENT, --enable-component=ENABLE_COMPONENT
enable the specified component of the distribution's repositories
5. AUTHORS ▲
software-properties-gtk is written by Michiel Sikkes <>, Michael Vogt <>, Sebastian Heinlein <> and Jonathan Riddell <>.
This manual page was written by Timo Jyrinki <>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).
6. SEE ALSO ▲