A repository for WSL-only apt packages.
This includes packages for multiple distributions which use apt packages, not merely Debian. Currently supported are:
Deprecated (no longer updated) distributions include:
Please note that this list of currently supported distributions reflects only those which I have tested myself and as such am prepared to support. I don’t have time to test against all other possibilities. This is not, of course, to say that any package posted here won’t work on unlisted Ubuntu distributions or other Debian derivatives; merely that not having tested it myself, I’m not going to advertise that it does by shipping a package entailed to that distribution. You will need to manually adjust the created
sources.list file to use the most compatible distribution.
As root (
sudo -s), enter the following commands, after making sure you have lsb_release installed:
wget -O /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/wsl-transdebian.gpg https://arkane-systems.github.io/wsl-transdebian/apt/wsl-transdebian.gpg chmod a+r /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/wsl-transdebian.gpg cat << EOF > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/wsl-transdebian.list deb https://arkane-systems.github.io/wsl-transdebian/apt/ $(lsb_release -cs) main deb-src https://arkane-systems.github.io/wsl-transdebian/apt/ $(lsb_release -cs) main EOF apt update
If you do not have lsb_release installed, you will need to manually substitute the distro name (e.g., “bullseye”) in place of
To contribute packages to the wsl-transdebian repo, please fork this repository, place your packages in the “updates” folder within it, and then send me a pull request.
You can see the source for this repository at: