Flair - Creation of ubuntu repository

Dear flair users,

for making easier the installation and updates of “flair” and “geoviewer” a repository has been setup, so you can install flair with the standard apt or Software programs from ubuntu.
Look the download for instructions

One time instructions

  • Install the gpg key
    sudo wget -q -O - https://cern.ch/flair/download/ubuntu/KEY.gpg | sudo apt-key add -
  • Install the repository for Ubuntu 18.04LTS or 19.10
    sudo add-apt-repository 'deb [arch=all,amd64] https://cern.ch/flair/download/ubuntu/18.04 ./'
    Use 19.10 for the latest version of ubuntu
  • Install flair and all its depedencies
    sudo apt install flair


  • To upgrade either you will be automatically notified from your system or manually you can use the update-manager or
    sudo apt update
    sudo apt upgrade
1 Like

Hi @vasilis!

on Winsows 10 WSL (Ubuntu 18.04) I had to add " ./’ " at the end of the command for adding the repository to make it work