[ILUG-BOM] Ubuntu/Debian/Gentoo and updates: bandwidth?

Philip Tellis philip.tellis@[EMAIL-PROTECTED]
Wed Jun 15 00:09:02 IST 2005


Sometime on Jun 14, PA cobbled together some glyphs to say:

> But would it not be feasible to use yum-arch and archive all the yum
> updates on the intranet? Such that this server handles the downloading

It's the same issue that satya was talking about.  Archiving it the
first time itself is hard for most companies.  It's better for the guy
providing the service to archive it to CD and then distribute that CD to
each of his clients once a month.  These could be RPM or DEB archives...
doesn't matter.

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