Alpine Linux Repositories

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Artifactory provides full support for managing Alpine Linux packages through local, remote, and virtual repositories. To learn more about Alpine, see Alpine Linux Documentation.

Artifactory's support for Alpine Linux provides:

  • The ability to provision Alpine Linux packages from Artifactory to the Alpine Linux command line tool from all repository types.

  • Calculation of Metadata for Alpine Linux packages hosted in Artifactory's Local Repositories.

  • Access to remote Alpine Linux registries (such as through Remote Repositories which provide proxy and caching functionality.

  • The ability to access multiple Alpine Linux registries from a single URL by aggregating them under Virtual Repositories.

  • Management of multiple RSA key pairs and enables you to set different RSA keys per Alpine repository, which allows you to sign Alpine Linux indexes in your Local and Virtual Repositories.

Alpine Linux version support

Artifactory supports Alpine Linux version 3.9.6 and above and apk-tools client version 2.10.3 and above.


Artifactory signs repository metadata (not packages) for Alpine.