[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: apt cache obese?

On Thu, Feb 12, 2004 at 11:37:20PM +0100, Richard Lyons wrote:
> Quick question re /var/cache/apt.  I couldn't understand why my little 
> thinkpad's hdd got totally full.  Now I'm searching around with du and find /
> var/cache/apt is 1.4GB.  Is it always that large, or has mine been eating 
> junk food?
I deliberately keep mine fattened, but I believe that there's generally
an option to delete the .deb after installation, if you want to.  Perhaps
you habitually say no?

Mark Kent

Reply to: