Re: Creating a local debian-amd64 mirror
Ryan Lovett <ryan@OCF.Berkeley.EDU> writes:
> I'd like to create a local mirror of the repository at debian-amd64.alioth,
> but it seems the only way to do this is via http. Is this correct? I usually
> use debmirror, but it only handles rsync and ftp which I am not able to use to
> connect to the archive.
> wget -r is a bit messy for me. Is there a polite (non-aggressive) way of
> mirroring the current amd64 repository?
Use debmirror from sid.
debmirror -v -p --postcleanup --source -h debian-amd64.alioth.debian.org \
-e http -r pure64/ -d sid -s main,main/debian-installer,contrib,non-free \
-a amd64 /my/own/mirror
Be prepared for your drive filling up quickly:
Download all files that we need to get (17103 MiB).