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Re: /var/cache/apt (was Re: don't have enough free space)

On Mon, Dec 15, 2003 at 12:37:02PM -0800, Karsten M. Self wrote:
>    - You can also extend your archive space, in a pinch, by creating a
>      symlink to a larger partition.  Say you've only got 250 MiB on /var
>      and a 5 GiB /home.  Create, say, /home/admin, and under that:
>      links/var/cache/apt.  Copy your existing /var/cache/apt to this
>      location, then: 
>        rm -rf /var/cache/apt
>        ln -s /home/admin/links/var/cache/apt /var/cache/apt
>      ...exercising the flexibility of GNU/Linux.
cool. thanks karsten.


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