Deprecated repository?


I have K6 working in an AzureDevOps pipeline, with the following code:

Now, this instruction :
is returning a “deprecatedrepo” version…
Get:1 stable/main amd64 k6 amd64 0.31.1-2.deprecaterepo [1100 B]
Which the root reason is explained a bit below in the log:
[32m**The repo you are using for installing k6 is being shut down as a result of Bintray sunsetting its service on May 1st 2021.**e[0m
2021-04-27T14:35:21.4302491Z The k6 team has created a new package repository where future packages will be published.
2021-04-27T14:35:21.4303723Z In order to upgrade we recommend that you follow the new installation instructions at and remove the Bintray repository and key as mentioned in the “Note about Bintray” section.

2021-04-27T14:35:21.4304806Z dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/k6_0.31.1-2.deprecaterepo_amd64.deb (–unpack):

2021-04-27T14:35:21.4305595Z new k6 package pre-installation script subprocess returned error exit status 1

Where could we get the new repo? :slight_smile:

And I reply to myself…

just update the code with:
sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp:// --recv-keys C5AD17C747E3415A3642D57D77C6C491D6AC1D69
echo “deb stable main” | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/k6.list
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install k6

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:+1: we intentionally “broke” the bintray packages a few days before bintray shut down, just so we can give people instructions in the error message on what’s happening and how to migrate to the new repo.