How to apt install latest release from GitHub

Did you already had the issue you wanted to install a release via apt from GitHub release pages?

Here is the solution:


mkdir -p /tmp/webinstall
cd /tmp/webinstall

URL=$(curl -s${GIT_USER}/${GIT_PROJECT}/releases/latest | jq -r '.assets[] | select(.name|match("linux-amd64.deb$")) | .browser_download_url')

curl -OL $URL
apt install ./*.deb

rm *.deb

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