Re: OT - Debian mirror from CDs ...
You're on the right track, dpkg-scanpackages isnt what you want to do.
Theres a tool that comes with apt-proxy which is apt-proxy-import. Copy
all your .deb's into your respository and run apt-proxy-import.
apt-proxy-import - A script for importing packages into the
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On Sun, 15 Dec 2002, CaRLoS mOGUeL wrote:
> Slightly off topic ...
> blessings all.
> how can i build a local debian mirror from my (woody)
> cds sets ? , I'm trying to have mi own mirror for
> multiple debian server instalations, I know about
> apt-proxy but all the documents explain the use using
> a ftp/http mirror as a reference instead of a cd set.
> I'm thinking to copy all the debs into a location and
> use dpkg-scanpackages to create the Packages file ...
> is this the best way ? ... any suggestion ? ... flames
> ? .
> Thanks in advance.
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