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Old 02-18-2009, 09:54 AM   #1
Don Lope de Aguirre
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Can I use the DVD-ISOs to build a local ftp-mirror ?


Hi all,


after spending some time getting the DVD-ISOs for Lenny, I realized that my DVD-Reader on the good olī Dell C600 isnīt working any more.

Therefore - and just for the kicks - Iīd like to build a local (i.e. no internet connectivity) FTP-server for debian installation.

Do I need to download 1x GB again ? Or is there a way to use the DVD-ISOs to set up a local FTP-server ?

Also, is it possible to do offline updates ? Like : Getting to the internet at a friends place, download the updates, then add them to the FTP-server ? What would I need to do for that scenario ?



Thanks in advance,

Don
 
Old 02-18-2009, 11:31 AM   #2
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How to setup a local repository..
http://www.debian.org/doc/manuals/re...pository-howto

Apt-Zip to update an off-line computer
http://packages.debian.org/lenny/apt-zip
 
  


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