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How to set up a local Ubuntu Xenial repository from installation media or mirror for later network installation?

I would like to know how to get .deb packages from Ubuntu iso or from some mirrors, so I can create a repository for network installation via kickstart/preseed. I've tried extracting them from casper ...
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apt-get update command not working from xenial local mirror

Using apt-mirror, I downloaded the xenial packages to my machine (ip address: 172.16.3.37). The content of my "mirror.list" for apt-mirror is the following. ############# config ################## #...
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Do the Ubuntu repositories just keep growing?

I have a full mirror of the Trusty repositories, made with apt-mirror. I keep a backup on another disk by using an rsync command. Whenever I do the backup, I notice that no files are ever deleted. ...
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Unable to Install package from Ubuntu Xenial local repo

I created a local repo for Xenial using apt-mirror. When I tried sudo apt-get update in another machine (of course, I configured the webserver), I am getting the following errors and I am not able to ...
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how to create a local repository using iso

04 vm. This vm is not connected to internet. I want to install some packages. Is there any way to create a repository using the Ubuntu iso, so that i can install the required packages. In my RHEL7.2 i ...
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Local apt repository skipping packages

I've created an apt repository for a few local files, generally obscure drivers or locally-created files for my own use. The repository is limited to my own internal network, so it can have non-free ...
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Downloading packages from Ubuntu local package mirror during Ubuntu 14.04LTS server installation

During Ubuntu 14.04LTS server installation using MAAS, some packages are downloaded from Ubuntu mirrors. Is there a way of installing Ubuntu using MAAS in an environment without internet connection i....
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Fuel 8.0 fuel-mirror: The request you have made requires authentication. (HTTP 401)

I am trying to setup openstack local repository. I keep getting the following message when I run the command fuel-mirror Starting new HTTP connection (1): 192.168.150.3 Starting new HTTP connection (...
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Ubuntu offline repository

Hi i have use this link create authentic repository to creat offline authenticated ubuntu repository. it is working fine when i install package like sudo apt-get install apache2 but I am trying to ...
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How to sync offline repo? [duplicate]

I have local repo of Ubuntu 14.04 with no internet access. Maybe there is some way to copy new packages to My_place? Because I need to check for new packages everyday from computer with internet ...
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Centralized Patching in Ubuntu

Is there an Ubuntu equivalent to patching systems of Red Hat Satellite? Something that would allow me to: Take a snapshot of the official Ubuntu Repositories. Modify the packages per any errata that ...
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Copy local repository

Here in Cuba is very difficult to get the repositories for your distribution, Internet access still is very expensive. There are places where one can get them locally (you can get it by copying the ...
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How to add my own .deb file to my local mirror to use with apt?

I've created a full local mirror of the 14.04 repositories using apt-mirror and connect to it over LAN using apache. I have adapted my sources.list file on the machine that I wish to update from the ...
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How to create offline repo using android phone to download?

I've been trying to download an offline repo all day now to no success. The only way I could find to do this requires a computer with internet. I don't have one. I have one computer without internet ...
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apt-get install from local repository

I have two Ubuntu 14.04 servers. Server 2 is a repository server and server 1 does not have internet access. Repository server Configuration: nginx with root directory: /var/www/packages All ...
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Remote package installation over LAN

I am trying to work on a project where i am supposed to install softwares and packages on one system and it should replicate on other systems connected on LAN. How can i proceed with this? I was ...
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Set a local repo in order apt-get to handle .deb dependecies

I am trying to do something, which I have already done on .rpm distributions, on Fedora more exactly. Basically I want to create a local repository, which I can put a .deb file in, so that apt-get can ...
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I want to install packages from LAN network

On updating /etc/apt/sources.lst deb http://10.254.5.225/debs amd64/ trusty main universe restricted multiverse E: Malformed line 6 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list (absolute dist) E: The list of ...
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How to copy a Ubuntu repository on a hard disk?

I am a social worker living deep in rural Liberia/West Africa since 2012. My friends and neighbours - eager to "get busy on computers" - love Ubuntu because of its safety features and easy use. ...
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apt-get should not download packages that are locally available

I am trying to install some packages. I have already downloaded the .debs to my local repo and apt is aware of it since apt-cache policy shows the package, but when trying to install the package, it ...
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Is it compulsory to add “Cleaning section” while bulding local ubuntu respository

I am using Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal) version and it is at EOL. The repositories for older releases that are not supported get moved to an archive server. These repositories are available at http://old-...
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create local ubuntu pacakage repository

I am using Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal) version and it is at EOL. The repositories for older releases that are not supported get moved to an archive server. These repositories are available at http://old-...
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Maximum space required for ubuntu repository

I am using Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal) version and it is at EOL. The repositories for older releases that are not supported get moved to an archive server. These repositories are available at http://old-...
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Delete all i386 packages from my local repository?

I just copied a repository of the previous Ubuntu version (13, saucy). It contains both i386 and amd64 versions of the packages. I want to use this repository on a 64 bit PC. Is there a terminal ...
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Partial (specific releases) mirror of Ubuntu Archive via rsync only

I'm looking to build a Ubuntu repository archive for both i386/x64 architectures on 12.04 (precise). This is to bring in to a facility where I am working with no Internet connection. Circumstances ...
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Preseed proxy setting for local repository

I'm trying to set up a preseed configuration for Ubuntu 14.04 network installation from the example on the official documentation. I am affected by the proxy bug on choose-mirror. I'm using an apt-...
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Pinning package using own repository and apt-get

I created my own repository so I can provide a newer version of a package than the one the Ubuntu repository currently holds. Everything works fine, with the exception that I have to specify the ...
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Create local copy of Ubuntu remote repository

Good day. I'm trying to create local copy of official Ubuntu repository(12.10 or 13.10 does not matter). As far as i know i could recursively download all packages from the mirror (http://mirror....
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Why apt-get doesn't download from local repository? [duplicate]

I have created a local repository using following command and places in /usr/local/myrepository: dpkg-scanpackages . /dev/null | gzip -9c > Packages.gz Packages.gz was successfully created. Then ...
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Unofficial/Local repositories and how do they differ from PPAs in Launchpad

I normally tend to use the PPAs (Personal Package Archives) found in launchpad.net, but I have noticed more and more that some repositories are being created in other places or a website that manages ...
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E: Encountered a section with no Package: header

After making index for my local repository, I get this error while updating. E: Encountered a section with no Package: header E: Problem with MergeList /var/lib/apt/lists/...
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apt-move says the packages are moved but they are gone

I'm trying to setup a Ubuntu mirror with selected packages from different repositories, by using apt-move, which I've been using on Ubuntu 10.04 without (too much) problems. I've installed apt-move ...
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How to delete old versions of same packages from a Local Repository?

In my local repository see below, I have many versions of same packages downloaded and stored in deb package directory. As Ubuntu always prefer to use the highest version, I don't need the earlier ...
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How can I update my custom repository?

I created a local repository and I used it in my ubuntu clients. This repository contains only some packages. Now I would upgrade these packages. How can I do it, as there are many packages and ...
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Upgrading Ubuntu from local mirror

I need to upgrade from Ubuntu Server 10.04 LTS to 12.04 LTS using local repository (approx); Internet access is granted by a Web Proxy. The problem is: if I don't set proxy (so server can't reach ...
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Forcing to install dependencies from Custom Repositry? [duplicate]

I have setup a local directory repository, but Ubuntu installs from Remote Repository. How can i force it to install from my local repository?
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Howto automatically remove older package versions from a custom repository? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Delete old packages from local repository I want to create a private repository for Ubuntu. I executed the command dpkg-scanpackages . /dev/null | gzip -9c > Packages.gz ...
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Cannot use software-center to install packages from local repository without internet [closed]

I have a Local repository as instructed in this tutorial . It is a trusted repository, so no "Authentication errors" are there. I've tested it with synaptic and apt-get . I was being able to use ...
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Assign highest priority to my local repository

Summary How can I make apt-get prefer local repository packages instead of downloading again the same package version from official repositories? The local repository is signed and trusted. We've ...
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Delete old packages from local repository [duplicate]

I would like to cleanup my local repository after each upgrade. When I add newer version of packages to pool and regenerate indexes with dpkg-scanpackages, program warns about old versions of packages ...
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wget to download Ubuntu Repo

I'm setting up an offline Ubuntu Repo and I need to download the Ubuntu repo using a windows machine. I have access to WGET.exe . What is the command to do this? Thanks in Advance.
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Set up offline Ubuntu Repository [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software offline? I'm in a bit of a pinch! I have bunch of Ubuntu hosts (10.04)on a network that NEVER sees the internet. I need to be able to install ...
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What is the best way to deal with local DEB packages (i.e. ones not installed from repos)? [closed]

I just want a "guru's opinion" on the best way to deal with those pesky little "singleton" debs that you don't get out of any APT repo. For example google-chrome (I know they finally made a repo), ...
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Download selected packages to a local repository

Actually I'm a bit new to Linux and I need to download some selected packages (debian ubuntu) to my local repository. So could you please help me to figure this out?
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How to use a .iso image as a CD-ROM Repository?

I have all images of Debian, Ubuntu and Ubuntustudio as .iso. How can I use them as repository to install my desired packages with sudo apt-get install package-name? I easily mount the .iso file with ...
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How to make USB drive as local repository

I copied "archives" folder (/var/cache/apt/archives) from another computer which was fully updated and had some packages that i want. Can someone guide me how to add my USB drive in repository list so ...