The new QGIS 3.81 code name Zanzibar is now available for Windows, Mac and Linux. QGIS is a rich features, powerful GIS application that is available for free. In this article, we are going to show you how to install QGIS 3.81 on Debian 10 Buster. During my own test, this QGIS works very well on my Debian 10.
Before we jump into the installation tutorial, you may want to have a look at my previous articles below:
Don’t forget to check out my QGIS Tutorial for Beginners page.
Steps to Install QGIS on Debian 10
Step 1. Configure the QGIS Repository
Most of the steps in this tutorial is using Terminal console. You will also need to have root privileges to do all these steps below. Now, lets edit the sources.list file
Now copy and paste these lines to the sources.list file
deb https://qgis.org/debian buster main
deb-src https://qgis.org/debian buster main
Step 2. Install the key
Paste the following command to add/install the key.
apt-key adv --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv-key CAEB3DC3BDF7FB45
Step 3. Install QGIS
Now , update the repository and install QGIS on Debian 10 with this command
apt update && apt install qgis python3-qgis qgis-plugin-grass
Make sure you have a good internet connection. In a moment, you can start using QGIS on Debian 10. For more information, please visit the official installation documentation.