Packages for Schmant tasks
To install Raspbian software on a Raspberry Pi
Packages are installed using Terminal. First get an updated package list by entering the following command in to terminal if this has not been done today
sudo apt update
Then install your chosen package with the command
sudo apt install package name Find out more with the Guide to installing software with the apt command
The latest Distro for Raspbian is Buster, the previouse version was Stretch. Next to each package is the version available for each distro.
Buster(#) = Raspbian Buster
Stretch(#) = Raspbian Stretch
Buster & Stretch(#) = same version for both.
If only one Distro is listed then the package is only available on that distribution.