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Re: Installing Stretch/Testing with absolute minimal bandwith useage




Greg Wooledge composed on 2017-06-13 14:37 (UTC-0400):

> Brian wrote:
.
>> Being bandwidth constrained is a consideration, but updates to a stable
>> installation rarely involve more than a few 10s of MB.
.
> But only because a machine with no Internet connectivity won't have a
> (graphical) web browser installed.  Those browser updates will happily
> chew through hundreds of MB per month.
.# apt-mark hold <default-web-browser-name>
# apt update; apt upgrade
...
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