I havent used it, but apt-proxy seems to be what you are looking for. From
apt-proxy is a simple script to build up a Debian FTP mirror based on
requests which pass through the proxy. It's great for multiple Debian fans
behind a slow link.
For more information visit the apt-proxy website
----- Original Message -----
From: "Srinath Mantripragada" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Duane Powers" <duane@uberLAN.net>
Sent: Sunday, February 11, 2001 12:29 PM
Subject: Re: sources.list
> I have made this mount /var/cache/apt/archieves via NFS, all packages
> downloaded will be shared .
> I dont know if there are any problem doing it .
> At 09:50 10/2/2001 -0800, you wrote:
> >I have a question - I have a dozen boxen that I am maintaining, all with
> >Debian ( almost all potato - one woody) I would like to save bandwidth
> >centralize administration by utilizing one of the boxes as a apt-get
> >source. then I can apt-get update ; apt-get dist-upgrade ; done, on one
> >box, and save all the .deb's then use those .deb's for the other boxen
> >without actually mirroring the whole debian site.
> >I know it's configurable - I don't know how.
> >I read the man for sources.list, but I don't know how to set up the
> >webserver to understand the following;
> >deb www.mybox.org debian/ Packages
> >thanks in advance for any help,
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