apt-cacher.pl is a CGI which will keep a cache on disk

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apt-cacher or alternative that supports repos with HTTP basic auth?

We're using a repository that uses HTTP basic auth, so /etc/apt/sources.list/ contains something like: deb http://user:pass@mirror.tld/dir/ release main contrib non-free And would like to cache ...
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Java installation error using apt-cacher

I'm getting this output when I trey to update/install oracle-java7 or from webupd8 ppa: Downloading Oracle Java 7... --2014-11-19 16:35:02-- ...
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Where is the location of packages cached by apt-cacher?

When you install something by sudo apt-get install <packageName>, the packages are saved in /var/cache/apt/archives by default. I have installed and configured apt-cacher. I want to know where ...
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Difference between apt-cacher and apt-cacher-ng

What exactly is the difference between apt-cacher and apt-cacher-ng? I can't seem to find anywhere comparing the two. I've found tutorials and manuals on both of them, and they seem to be the same ...
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apt-cacher for ubuntu 12.04 need to cache from https repos

I need to use apt-cacher or some other similar item to avoid the download of the same package from my https central repository. This is the configuration: there is a central server with a repository ...
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apt cacher wont do-release-upgrade for saucy

My sys (raring) is proxy client of my another machine hosting apt cacher. I'm trying to do-release-upgrage and console saying 403, Sorry, not allowed to fetch that type of file: saucy.tar.gz and the ...
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Failed to move *.deb to /var/cache/apt-cacher/packages/*.deb: Permission denied

I followed following post How to set up an apt-cacher server?, but having this error: got@got-mypc:/var/cache/apt/archives$ sudo /usr/share/apt-cacher/apt-cacher-import.pl ...
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How to make apt-get known the imported deb package in apt-cacher

I compiled memcached with sasl enabled, and made a deb package: memcached_1.4.15-1_amd64.deb by checkinstall with package name: memcached-sasl-enabled. I imported it to apt-cacher repo by ...
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server install from iso using apt-cacher server

I have a server running apt-cacher. Is there any way to specify it as an apt source while doing a Ubuntu server install from iso? I'm currently doing a minimum install and then modifying ...
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Making up cacher server for older ubuntu releases

we have ubuntu 10.04 and ubuntu 10.10 operating systems. However our software works only in these versions. We are facing some problems in the new versions 12.04 (LTS) we are working in it. But ...
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Does apt-cacher change packages access time?

I tried to remove the long time unused packages from apt-cacher archive using find: $ find /var/cache/apt-cacher -atime +5 -type f -name ".*deb*" | wc -l 8471 $ find /var/cache/apt-cacher -atime +9 ...
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Can't update and install any software [closed]

I can't update my cache memory and can't install any new software. When I try to update, I get an error saying Failed to download repository information Check your Internet connection. But ...
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apt-cacher won't work: port 3142 blocked, how to open?

After install ubuntu 12.04 in client PC. I try to setup apt-cache server in client PC. But, it doesn't work in ubuntu client. Err http://136.xxx.xxx.x precise/multiverse Sources 403 Forbidden I ...
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Install apt-cacher on a non-Ubuntu server (router)

Is there a way to install apt-cacher on a non-Ubuntu server? I'm using DD-WRT on my router and I thought it would be nice if the apt-cacher was there instead of on a PC which has to be powered on if ...
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Installing apt-cacher server for two ubuntu versions

Is it possible to have apt-cacher server for both Ubuntu version 10.04 & 10.10 in one machine? IF yes can someone explain pls. The first CD cache of Ubuntu 10.10 works fine. I have imported the ...