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Convert deb to rpm

Terminal - Convert deb to rpm
alien -r -c file.deb
2009-08-17 05:53:15
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Convert deb to rpm

converts between Red Hat rpm, Debian deb, Stampede slp, Slackware tgz, and Solaris pkg file formats ... It also supports LSB packages.

Alternatives

There is 1 alternative - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
sudo alien --to-deb Your_PackAge.rpm
2009-09-27 13:49:07
User: eastwind
Functions: sudo
-5

convert to debian package file (deb) a redhat package file (rpm) , then you can install it by using dpkg , require alien package ( sudo apt-get install alien first )

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What others think

from the manpage:

"alien is a program that converts between Red Hat rpm, Debian deb, Stampede slp, Slackware tgz, and Solaris pkg file formats ... It also supports LSB packages."

Comment by bwoodacre 381 weeks and 1 day ago

Ok, I?ll update command comments thanks :)

Comment by userevolution 381 weeks and 1 day ago

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