Re: Security updates
On Tue, Feb 13, 2001 at 08:19:10AM +0100, Piotr Tarnowski wrote:
> I am new in Debian but I found its apt-based update system very useful.
> Recently I have some problems with downloading from security.debian.org
> (connection time-out and things like that).
> Two questions:
> 1) Do others from Poland/Gdansk (via TPSA) have the same problem ?
Not only in Gdansk, here, in Radom too. I had to make several attempts,
until I downloaded single 568Kb package :/
> 2) When I fail with dselect/apt I use wget to download the package and
> put it in /var/cache/apt/packages then restart dselect. Is it possible
> to integrate wget with apt so that this process would go automatically ?
> Or is this a case of some option tuning for apt ?
Easier is to dumbly repeat install. Apt will automatically reget.
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