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Re: Simplest way to share deb packages across network?

On Tuesday 21 March 2006 15:49, Roberto C. Sanchez wrote:
> Bruno Buys wrote:
> > I am going to install debian sarge on a computer which is networked with
> > my own debian desktop. I'm trying to figure whats the simplest way to
> > reuse my /var/cache/apt/archive, through the lan, in the new install. Is
> > that apt-cacher?
> apt-cacher certianly works, though I tend to prefer apt-proxy.  You can
> also use any HTTP caching proxy (like squid), though that will not give
> you as much control as a tool tailored to work with apt.

Can you use apt-proxy as a redirector in squid?

Paul Johnson
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