Convert deb package to rpm
DEB packages are the installers for Debian and Ubuntu like RPM for Linux.
Converting of DEB to RPM is simple one step process with “alien” command in Ubuntu/Debain, for this one first we need to install alien.
Install alien command on Debian / Ubuntu
To install alien package you need root privilege.
# apt-get install alien
Once the alien package is installed we can start the converting of DEB to RPM.
# alien your-DEB-to-convert.deb
Now you can start the installation of the RPM.