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Re: Doing Dist-Upgrade or Such

Quoting David Baron (d_baron@012.net.il):

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:

       -p, --pkg-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™.


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