How to install
Installing from package#
distrobuilder is available from the Snap Store.
sudo snap install distrobuilder --classic
Installing from source#
distrobuilder from source, first install the Go programming language, and some other dependencies.
sudo apt update sudo apt install -y golang-go debootstrap rsync gpg squashfs-tools git
sudo pacman -Syu sudo pacman -S go debootstrap rsync gnupg squashfs-tools git --needed
Second, download the source code of the
distrobuilder repository (this repository).
git clone https://github.com/lxc/distrobuilder
Third, enter the directory with the source code of
distrobuilder and run
make to compile the source code. This will generate the executable program
distrobuilder, and it will be located at
cd ./distrobuilder make
Finally, you can run
distrobuilder as follows. You may also add to your $PATH the directory
$HOME/go/bin/ so that you do not need to run the command with the full path.