[Ubuntu-US-NM] EPC suggestion
unmlobo at gmail.com
Tue Feb 19 16:37:12 GMT 2008
I'll test it out tonight...via vmware...
Joe Pfeiffer wrote:
> Eric Krieger writes:
>> I think that caching packages is a great idea. A cool idea may be to
>> carve out a bit of storage from the FreeNAS, once it is built, and mount
>> the NAS share, via NFS, to /var/cache/apt on each of the workstations.
>> That way there is a central area that all packages are shared and cached
>> for all workstations to see.
> That's something I've wondered about -- since there's quite a bit of
> locking that goes on in apt (you never really know how much until it
> breaks and you have to find all the lock files...), is putting
> /var/cache/apt on an NFS share safe? Or is there a possibility of
> corruption? That would save me some space...
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