.RPM File Extension

.RPM File Extension

File Type 1

Red Hat Package Manager File

Developer Red Hat
Popularity
3.9  |  91 Votes
Category Compressed Files
Format Binary

What is an RPM file?

An RPM file is an installation package originally developed for the Red Hat Linux operating system, but now used by many other Linux distributions as well. RPM files are commonly used for installing programs on Linux systems.

More Information

RPM files can be converted to other formats, such as .DEB files, using a Debian program called Alien. The following Alien command converts the file package_name.rpm into a new file package_name.deb:

alien <options> package_name.rpm

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Programs that open RPM files

Updated March 14, 2019
File Type 2

RealPlayer Plug-in

Developer RealNetworks
Popularity
3.8  |  25 Votes
Category Plugin Files
Format N/A

What is an RPM file?

Adds extra features or support for more formats to RealPlayer.

Programs that open RPM files

Updated 2006

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