Using Ubuntu Mirrors?

Charles Curley charlescurley at charlescurley.com
Fri Apr 25 12:18:32 MDT 2008


On Fri, Apr 25, 2008 at 11:47:40AM -0600, Chris Carey wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 25, 2008 at 10:28 AM, Charles Curley
> <charlescurley at charlescurley.com> wrote:
> > I use apt-cacher to minimize downloadin for my fleet of computers. Is
> >  there any way I can point that at a miror? I see it has a provision
> >  for using a proxy; will that work? And if so, how do I do it?
> >
> >  The Ubuntu repos are rather tardy today.
> 
> 
> not sure about that. However, yesterday and today I have used
> 
> mirrors.us.kernel.org
> 
> in the /etc/apt/sources.list file and they have remained quite snappy.

I suppose I could try that, but, being the lazy bum that I am, I don't
really want to edit all my sources.list files.

If no-ne comes up with a better idea shortly, I may try that.

Thanks

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