Ubuntu – the logs for apt-get


I would like to know where I can find the logs for the following package managers:

  • Synaptic Package Manager
  • Ubuntu Software Center
  • The logs when using the terminal with apt-get

Best Answer

Apt logs can be found in /var/log/apt/term.log. To view them with GEdit you can use the command:

gedit /var/log/apt/term.log