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Apt-Cacher and Apt-Mirror : Revisited

I’ve written a detailed article on the topic of creating your own Ubuntu repository mirror using the Apt-Mirror utility. This article also includes leveraging an Apt-Cacher, for consolidating and saving bandwidth between multiple machines. We regularly make use of both of these utilities to maintain our Ubuntu and Debian installations in my workplace. We have… Read More »

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Five Tips to Prepare for Release Day!

With only four days to go before Ubuntu 8.10 is released we should start preparing.  Those of us that know we are going to be upgrading, or would like to seed torrents, should do what we can ahead of time to help conserve bandwidth.  Here are some things you can do to be prepared come… Read More »

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How To Create An Ubuntu Repository Mirror on Ubuntu 8.04

I was discussing the creation and maintenance of an Ubuntu repository mirror in IRC today and realized that I haven’t blogged about how to do that.  Its funny sometimes how topics pop up, and something I’ve been using for months never made it onto the blog.  In any event, below I’ll outline how to create… Read More »

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