When I go to internet cafe, I'd like to take that opportunity to upgrade the system. Sometimes though there is not electrical sockets in the cafe. To conserve batteries I'd like to be able to only do the "download" part of the upgrade process, and apply the new packages later, at home.
I know that I can just interrupt the
apt-get dist-upgrade process just after it downloads the packages. I want to have a hands-free solution, that I can use in my custom
It is possible to just download the package with
aptitude, but it works only when I know the package name. It doesn't work with upgrade.