8 years ago
Linux Mint Support only deb package installation, If you have some software in rpm package you can install it in Linux Mint easily.
To install open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following command in the Terminal:
Now convert package from RPM format to DEB format, use the following command. Change your packagename in command:
To install the deb package enter following command:
Good old alien. Thanks for the tutorial.
Please use the forum for support, no one will see your post here:
Hi there, I am a newbie and am having a bit of trouble installing .rpm packages. The system says Alien is installed but I can't find it and do not know how to execute it. I need to install "iscan-2.28.1-3.i386.rpm" to get my scanner to work as the OS does not read the scanner. It's an Epson Perfection V33. Can you possibly advise please?