How to change .rpm package into .deb and vice versa
.rpm packages are those packages used by Red Hat linux and .deb are those installer files used by Debian Distros. Some time you must have to convert .rpm packages into .deb and vice versa. fot that you must install a program called Alien Insatalling Alien in Debian Distros just type the following command in linux sudo apt-get install alien Convert .rpm into .dev first navigate to folder having .rpm file and then type in terminal alien packagename.rpm Convert .deb file into .rpm first navigate to folder having .deb file and then type in terminal alien -r packagename.deb Not only this you can convert to other files such as slp package, LSB package, tgz package, etc. yo can see examples into below figures.