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I'm on a relatively slow network, also I don't really care about changelogs, but each time I'll wait for longtime till updates are installed, just for loading changelogs from remote server.

How can I disable this feature?

Seems that /etc/apt/apt.conf.d is only suitable for changing the url of that server.

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By default no changelog is downloaded prior to packages download.
Once downloaded a package to install/upgrade, the changelog is located inside the package itself, so there is no further network use.

It is possible that you have apt-listchanges installed, that cause your problem, though it is not installed by default. If it is so, remove it and your problem is solved.

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