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SubVS: Save Bandwidth and Time with apt-proxy

Sep 29, 2006, 10:30 (0 Talkback[s])

"If you have more than one box to update or install software with apt on, apt-proxy can save you a lot of time (and bandwidth). It runs on one box, and others are then set up to update through it. Updates are then stored on the apt-proxy box so that any others that also update can do so a lot quicker than getting them from the mirrors. It also releives a bit of the strain on the mirrors you are using..."

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