apt-venv(1) apt virtual environment


apt-venv [-D DEBUG] [-d | -c COMMAND] release
apt-venv -l


apt-venv creates a sort of virtual environments in $HOME/.local/share/apt-venv, one for each release, where apt thinks to be on another distro/release. In these sessions a $APT_VENV variable is set and points out the release name in use.


-h, --help
show this help message and exit
-D DEBUG, --debug DEBUG
set debug level
-v, --version
show program's version number and exit
-c COMMAND, --command COMMAND
exec the given command instead of entry the interactive shell
-d, --delete
delete venv for release
-l, --list
list all venv installed in your system
-u, --update
update the apt indexes


The apt-venv configuration files can be found in $HOME/.config/apt-venv.