Re: apt offline
On Tue, Jan 18, 2005 at 02:30:53PM +0000, Maurice McCarthy wrote:
> Been playing with the Hurd to get accustomed and tried to use the apt
> offline guide to update packages.
What I'm doing is mount my Debian GNU/Hurd partition as /gnu and have
the attached file as /gnu/etc/apt/apt.conf.offline. Then, I cd into
/gnu/etc/apt and do 'apt-get -c apt.conf.offline install foo' or
'apt-cache search -c apt.conf.offline bar' etc.
/* This is not necessary if the two machines are the same arch, it tells
the remote APT what architecture the Debian machine is */
/* Use the disc for state information and redirect the status file from
the /var/lib/dpkg default */
// Binary caches will be stored locally
// Location of the source list.
- apt offline
- From: Maurice McCarthy <email@example.com>