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comment How do I add a directory to MANPATH or INFOPATH?
@JJD - see also this post: Custom help / man -like command (for reminders) - Unix & Linux Stack Exchange
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comment var/cache/apt/archives occupying huge space
Even if this is what I also remembered from way back - turns out, for me (on 11.04) autoclean did NOT remove files in /var/cache/apt/archives/ - while clean did...
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revised How do I temporarily run an FTP server?
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comment How do I temporarily run an FTP server?
paste.ubuntu.com/542726 and paste.ubuntu.com/542852 are dead, unfortunately... also, ftpserver.py changed, and apparently the above post doesn't hold anymore (last standalone revision seems to be r1116, with this diff). I have made an edit to the post with a new script (will be invisible until peer review)
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suggested suggested edit on How do I temporarily run an FTP server?
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comment How to make USB drive as local repository
Related: How to make my own local repository? - Ask Ubuntu
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comment How to make my own local repository?
The more or less same thing is also on official wiki: Repositories/Personal - Community Help Wiki
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comment Is there an apt command to download a deb file from the repositories to the current directory?
Just wanted to note that this solution will also insist on package removal (e.g. if you change version via /etc/apt/sources.list to a newer one, with the intent to download later packages) - in such a case, the wget method above may be more useful, if you don't want to remove anything...
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answered Opening cursor files in a graphics editor?
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revised Ignoring specific unmet dependencies with aptitude?
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