Local repository Server

CLIFFORD ILKAY clifford_ilkay at dinamis.com
Wed Apr 1 13:31:28 UTC 2009

Res wrote:
> On Wed, 1 Apr 2009, CLIFFORD ILKAY wrote:
>> Mirrors can take up a significant amount of disk space and you'll end
>> downloading packages that you'll never use whereas apt-cacher only
>> downloads packages you actually use.
> This is why i prefer rsync with all of our mirrors, much cleaner.

How is rsync "cleaner" than apt-cacher, a package that transparently
takes care of maintaining a local cache of the packages you use?

Clifford Ilkay
1419-3266 Yonge St.
Toronto, ON
Canada  M4N 3P6

+1 416-410-3326
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: smime.p7s
Type: application/x-pkcs7-signature
Size: 3286 bytes
Desc: S/MIME Cryptographic Signature
URL: <https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-users/attachments/20090401/70db097e/attachment.bin>

More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list