sudo apt-get install dmd

Leandro Lucarella via Digitalmars-d digitalmars-d at
Mon Mar 16 04:01:45 PDT 2015

On Sunday, 15 March 2015 at 12:25:35 UTC, Joseph Rushton Wakeling 
> On 14/03/15 18:31, Andrei Alexandrescu via Digitalmars-d wrote:
>> I was looking at easy installation of dmd on ubuntu, and found 
>> this:
>> Should we make it part of the official distribution?
> It would be nice to have an official apt repo.  I find the way 
> things are packaged there slightly unsatisfactory, inasmuch as 
> it packages various different tools into the dmd-bin package 
> (e.g. both dmd and rdmd) rather than allowing you to 
> install/uninstall them separately.
> Alternatively, might be worth setting up a dlang PPA on 
> Launchpad (I think it probably makes things easier setting up 
> packages for multiple different Ubuntu and Debian installs).

I'm not sure Ubuntu allows hosting non-FLOSS in their PPAs.

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