Re: Doing Dist-Upgrade or Such
Quoting David Baron (email@example.com):
Pascal, I believe, said:
> > You can bind|link|whatever /var/cache/apt/archive to a filesystem with
> > enough free space.
> Running it this way right now, seems OK. Question: Is this directory needed at
> boot, i.e., before home is mounted (why I did not try this first off)??
> If it does, can put it back when done. If OK, leave it this way.
>From man apt-cache:
Select the file to store the package cache. The package
cache is the primary cache used by all operations.
Configuration Item: Dir::Cache::pkgcache.
This appears to be the Right Way™.