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Re: apt/dpkg package files (status, available)

On Fri, 25 Apr 2003 14:17:01 +1000 Rob Weir wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 22, 2003 at 11:16:34PM +0100, Carlos Sousa wrote:
> > No, I'm running 'dselect update' in a cron script, 3 times a day.
> You do know the mirrors are only updated once a day, right? :-)

Usually, yes. The security archives and the others are not synchronized,
though. And sometimes the mirror updates are delayed. So, this way I'm
sure my system is kept aware of the latest changes with a few hours
delay at most.

Besides, I've got flat-rate cable ;)

Carlos Sousa

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