Bug#586428: Please clear the apt cache
On Jun 20, 2010, at 6:06 AM, Frans Pop wrote:
On Sunday 20 June 2010, Martin Michlmayr wrote:
* Otavio Salvador <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2010-06-19 12:35]:
The following patch, which clears the cache after debootstrap and
then again at the end (after kernel/extra packages), works for me.
OK to apply?
Conceptually it is OK but why not move it to post-base-installer.d?
Well, my idea was to clean it twice, once after debootstrap and once
at the end (after kernel and extra packages). Doing it in
post-base-installer.d would not clean the kernel and extra packages.
IMO it should only be done once during base-installer: at the very
only if successful). Doing it twice does not gain anything.
If you are *very* short of disk space, doing it twice might make sense.