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Re: need sources.list example for lan with approx-server




On 2019-03-27, Greg Wooledge <wooledg@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 27, 2019 at 05:09:51PM -0000, Curt wrote:
>> In the time-frame of the cited bug (October, 2015), at least, one thread
>> participant opined that the automatic clean-up in apt had yet to be
>> "implemented". Has it been done since somewhere? 
>
> wooledg:~$ ls /var/cache/apt/archives/
> lock  partial
> wooledg:~$ sudo apt install sl
> Reading package lists... Done
> Building dependency tree       
> Reading state information... Done
> The following NEW packages will be installed:
>   sl
> 0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 1 not upgraded.
> Need to get 26.7 kB of archives.
> After this operation, 99.3 kB of additional disk space will be used.
> Get:1 http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian stretch/main amd64 sl amd64 3.03-17+b2 [26.7 kB]
> Fetched 26.7 kB in 0s (0 B/s) 
> Selecting previously unselected package sl.
> (Reading database ... 91995 files and directories currently installed.)
> Preparing to unpack .../sl_3.03-17+b2_amd64.deb ...
> Unpacking sl (3.03-17+b2) ...
> Setting up sl (3.03-17+b2) ...
> Processing triggers for man-db (2.7.6.1-2) ...
> wooledg:~$ ls /var/cache/apt/archives/
> lock  partial
>
>

I guess I'm not noticing very well these days, having repeated your
demonstration with identical results.

I dig that choo-choo, too, thanks.