old contents of /var/cache/apt/apt-file/
glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Wed Jul 28 16:42:31 UTC 2010
On 07/28/2010 09:01 AM, Marius Gedminas wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 28, 2010 at 08:58:21AM -0700, NoOp wrote:
>> On 07/28/2010 07:57 AM, Adam Funk wrote:
>> > I noticed (while looking at the stuff in /var/cache/apt/archives/)
>> > that my /var/cache/apt/apt-file/ directory contains a lot of old files
>> > (feisty through karmic) as well as the current lucid ones. I guess
>> > they never get purged! Is there any reason not to delete them myself?
>> Normally '$ sudo apt-get clean' will clean the entire archive.
> apt-file is a different tool:
> Try apt-file purge
> Marius Gedminas
Thanks. I'll use that on the other systems - I already rm'ed the junk on
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