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Old 02-18-2009, 05:36 AM   #1
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How to download entire multimedia repository from debian-multimedia


Friends, I want to download all the packages for i386-stable architecture from debian-multimedia. The reason is, only one of my computers have Internet connection. I have yet to see such an option in that website. Any ideas...thanks in advance
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Old 02-18-2009, 05:53 AM   #2
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Nothing's impossible, but I'm limited in time right now. I sure would like to practice bash scripting.
I'm sure one could make a script that goes to the mirror of your choice, download the Contents-i386 list, then go through all directories recursively downloading all packages listed.

Here...let us know how it turns out.
 
Old 02-18-2009, 03:21 PM   #3
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I remember I used to run apt-mirror for a similar purpose. You might check that program out to see if it does what you need.
 
Old 02-18-2009, 03:35 PM   #4
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http://www.howtoforge.com/local_debian_ubuntu_mirror
 
Old 02-20-2009, 09:28 AM   #5
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Thanks a lot for your replies. I'll check and come back if I have doubts.
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