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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 ...
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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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Accessing windows local repository from ubuntu local machine

We have a windows LAN network with tortoise SVN repository. Now we added a new ubuntu local machine to our network. But we failed to access our windows SVN repository from our new ubuntu local machine ...
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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 ...
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Private repo sync and multiple versions

I'm using Debmirror to sync repos for versions of Ubuntu. I started with 12.04 LTS and am now creating 13.10. I'm downloading the entire repo for each version, however I just wanted to verify whether ...
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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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Installing Ubuntu from local mirror (on filesystem) with current raring-server-amd64.iso

I am in environment, where no internet connection is available at all. However, I've mirrored a part of raring repository to the local filesystem (75GB in total), hoping, that it is still possible to ...
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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 ...
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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

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 ...