old contents of /var/cache/apt/apt-file/
g.lip at gmx.com
Wed Jul 28 16:52:48 UTC 2010
On 07/29/2010 12:42 AM, NoOp wrote:
> 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
> this one.
To just clean out obsolete files and let current files remain,
Regards - Goh Lip
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