I wanted to upgrade faster. I already tried the
apt-get update command.
As my network connection is slow, I couldn't be able to finish it.
After 49% I stopped the process by hitting Ctrl+Z.
netselectto find the fastest available mirror
This may be benefitial to ensure you get the most important updates. You could schedule the downloads for a time at which you don't use the Internet. You can also adjust what is updated/downloaded automatically.
This will help if you have multiple machines on your network that will use the same updates
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:saiarcot895/myppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install apt-fast
and then do :
sudo apt-fast update sudo apt-fast upgrade
adding this line at the end of
and use apt-get as an alias for apt-fast: