Installing Heroku cli on any debian/ubuntu based linux distribution


First of all you should have root access.

You can run as root or using sudo.

If you are using the Windows Subsystem for Linux you can issue the commands with sudo.

For this recipe we will need :

  • wget
  • curl
  • apt-get
  • sudo
  • ca-certificates

Lets start.

$ sudo apt-get install ca-certificates
$ sudo apt-get install curl
Reading package lists… Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information… Done
The following additional packages will be installed:
The following NEW packages will be installed:
curl libcurl3
0 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 519 kB of archives.
After this operation, 989 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y
Get:1 stretch/main amd64 libcurl3 amd64 7.52.1–5+deb9u9 [292 kB]
Get:2 stretch/main amd64 curl amd64 7.52.1–5+deb9u9 [227 kB]
Fetched 519 kB in 0s (718 kB/s)
Selecting previously unselected package libcurl3:amd64.
(Reading database … 30957 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack …/libcurl3_7.52.1–5+deb9u9_amd64.deb …
Unpacking libcurl3:amd64 (7.52.1–5+deb9u9) …
Selecting previously unselected package curl.
Preparing to unpack …/curl_7.52.1–5+deb9u9_amd64.deb …
Unpacking curl (7.52.1–5+deb9u9) …
Setting up libcurl3:amd64 (7.52.1–5+deb9u9) …
Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.24–11+deb9u4) …
Setting up curl (7.52.1–5+deb9u9) …
$ sudo wget -q —
$ chmod +x
$ sudo ./
dpkg -s apt-transport-https




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