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Re: Package Pool Proposal

On Wed, Dec 08, 1999 at 08:14:47PM +0100, Filip Van Raemdonck wrote:
> Maybe you just don't have enough hdspace on a machine and can't let
> apt-get from a http (or ftp) source fill /var/cache/apt with the
> packages you want to install (nfs mounted mirror is a 'file:/' URI and
> doesn't do this).

That's a fair reason at the moment. Fixing apt so it downloads in stages
is a better long-term solution.

Mike Stone

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