Difference between revisions of "Debian"

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= convert rpm to deb =
= convert rpm to deb =
  alien --to-deb 123.rpm
  alien --to-deb 123.rpm
= See also =
* [[build debian packages]]

Latest revision as of 10:19, 6 January 2021

Installing software

To search for and install software using a comfortable gui, use


To install software from the repositories in the command line, use

apt-get install mysql-server

This installs mysql-server. To install debian software packages from your harddisk, use dpkg. To search for software using the command line:

apt-cache search mysql-server

Searches for mysql-server in the repositories.

taboo a package

echo package hold | dpkg --set-selections

convert rpm to deb

alien --to-deb 123.rpm