Install aptitude-common by entering the following commands in the terminal:
sudo apt update sudo apt install aptitude-common
architecture independent files for the aptitude package manager
aptitude is a package manager with a number of useful features, including: a mutt-like syntax for matching packages in a flexible manner, dselect-like persistence of user actions, the ability to retrieve and display the Debian changelog of most packages, and a command-line mode similar to that of apt-get. . This package contains the data files and translations used by aptitude.