[Piuparts-devel] Bug#512458: piuparts offline

jidanni at jidanni.org jidanni at jidanni.org
Tue Feb 3 23:50:37 UTC 2009

>>>>> "LN" == Lucas Nussbaum <lucas at lucas-nussbaum.net> writes:

LN> - using a local cache/proxy, such as approx, that would have the .debs
LN>   you need if you first run piuparts online once on the packages you are
LN>   interested in, before running it offline.

I used to run apt-get through WWWOFFLE, but then thought that is a big

OK, thanks anyway. I'm wishing piuparts could be enhanced one day

--local: don't go online at all, and instead attempt to get everything
  we need from /var/cache/apt/archives and /var/lib/apt/lists. Can be
  combined with --dry-run to see if everything we need is already in
  place. Also one can cache the result for faster startup a second
  time with ...

OK, bye.

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