Is there any way to speed up apt-get ?

Thomas Kaiser thomas at
Tue Mar 1 21:40:14 UTC 2005

There is a tool called netselect-apt which can automaticlly find the 
best mirror for you. But I think it supports only Debian mirrors at the 
moment :-(.


Adam Membrey wrote:
> Using apt-get I'm only getting speeds of about 100kb/s, normally via the 
> web I can get speeds of up to 700 - 800
> Is there any way to speed up this system?

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