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In what repository do the Proprietary drivers that are found on the Additional Drivers window found and how can I copy them all so I can have them stored in case I find myself in a computer with a proprietary need but no internet access.

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  • Recursive download from here: http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/
  • e.g. wget -nH -np --cut-dirs=3 -r -l0 $URL
  • where $URL is above or your favorite mirror.
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They're in the Restrictedrepository.

When you download them and don't clean the cache they're stored in /var/cache/apt/archives.

You can also download the packages from http://packages.ubuntu.com/

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Thanks Uri. Also wanted to know how to download them all, can't navigate easily in the link you provided to the restricted drivers. –  Luis Alvarado Jun 3 '12 at 17:27
    
This possibly could help you askubuntu.com/questions/3503/… –  Uri Herrera Jun 3 '12 at 17:54
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