Installing RPM Files

Walt Frampus racerpup2 at
Sun Sep 24 04:24:03 UTC 2006

On Sat, 2006-09-23 at 21:17 -0700, mike williams wrote:
> How can I install something.rpm assuming I have the rpm file saved on
> my desktop?

You need to use Alien in a console "sudo Alien nameoffile.rpm" and it
will convert it to a deb file and use sudo dkpg -i "nameoffile.deb" to
install it


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