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Re: Installing Stretch/Testing with absolute minimal bandwith useage




On Tue 13 Jun 2017 at 11:32:03 -0500, Richard Owlett wrote:

> On 06/13/2017 09:41 AM, Darac Marjal wrote:
> 
> >Secondly, you
> >start apt-cacher-ng running (it appears[1] to need minimal
> >configuration). Thirdly, you import your already downloaded files[2]
> >(you'll find apt's cache at /var/cache/apt/archive/*.deb).
> 
> My hope had been to copy those somewhere to that would be available locally
> without a need for a LAN. That may not be feasible.

It *is* feasible. You have done it in the past. Use a USB stick as an
archive.

-- 
Brian.