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I'm downloading packages with sudo apt-mirror. What should I do next to set packages being installed from the downloaded packages? I can't even see where are the packages downloaded by default. I looked at /var/cache/apt/archives but it seems there aren't downloaded to this place.

Can I interrupt apt-mirror command and continue tommorrow where it was interrupted?

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yes, you can interrupt it ( apt-mirror ). Packages are saved on location specified in config file, /etc/apt/mirror.list. Then, to use files downloaded, you need to edit /etc/apt/sources.list ( or possibly add new file to sources.list.d directory ), i found nice how to on this blog :

http://popey.com/blog/2006/10/24/Creating_an_Ubuntu_repository_mirror_with_apt-mirror/

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