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Re: Apt proxy

On Wed, 4 Aug 1999, Manon Goo wrote:

> Hi,
> is there any possibility to cache the deebina packages for a whole 
> network ? 
> I do not want to maintain a debian mirror. I do not want to download a
> package twice by using dselect on different machines. I want one machine
> to handel and download all debian packages and all other machines in my
> LAN accesseing this machine. Is there any solution around ?

NFS mount /var/cache/apt/archives from one machine to all other machines.
APT will then be able to re-use downloaded file. The apt-get autoclean
function can be used to clean out old uneeded debs.


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