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Re: an idea for next generation APT archive caching

>>>>> "martin" == martin f krafft <madduck@debian.org> writes:

    martin> also sprach Jonathan Oxer <jon@ivt.com.au>
    martin> [2004.10.21.0617 +0200]:
    >> So it's necessary to keep fetching the Packages files within
    >> their expiry time or the cache gets nuked.

    martin> Why delete them at all?

Need more disk space?

When I last partitioned my hard disk, I allocated 2 gig for caching
Debian files with apt-proxy. I thought this would be heaps to meet my

It currently has approx 350 Meg free, and no doubt if I kept my
testing systems up to date with testing, this would vanish in several
days time.
Brian May <bam@debian.org>

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