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How to set up a local repository for ubuntu and add packages of your own [closed]

I want to make two things: First of all, I want to have my own repository of ubuntu in my servers to not overload the usage of Internet in my company and to control the updates. I think that I have ...
0
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1answer
50 views

Howto get snapshot of ubuntu mirror from the past

I am looking for a way to create a ubuntu mirror for a specific release (say 12.04), which represents a mirror state in the past, say at day X. Of course I could sync my local mirror on day X, and ...
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1answer
47 views

Merging 2 ubuntu repositories into a single offline repository

I am currently running apt-mirror to have a local, offline copy of the entire ubuntu repository (both 32&64), from ubuntu 9.04 to 13.10. Old releases are being apt-mirrored from ...
3
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2answers
234 views

Installing Git on Ubuntu 12.04

I installed git with gitolite on my vserver using this tutorial. But I've got a problem to clone the gitolite-admin repo to my computer. The user is created with the option --disabled-password But ...
2
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1answer
351 views

Apt pin and self hosted apt repo

We have our own apt/deb repository with a handful of packages where we want to control the version. Crucially this includes puppet, which can be sensitive to versions being different. I want our ...
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1answer
104 views

.deb repository management software

I've been searching for an user friendly solution to manage a repository for some custom .deb packages we're using inside my company. I've briefly looked over the tools listed here, but they seem to ...
9
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0answers
501 views

Recovering from a borked reprepro pull [duplicate]

We distribute our software via custom debian apt repositories we create with reprepro. (Disclaimer: I'm not the release engineer who set this up; he's no longer with us.) We have four repos: ...
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2answers
436 views

Standard Location for Git Repository on Ubuntu 11

What is the proper location for storing a central git repository on an Ubuntu 11.04 server? I read this post and there appears to be conflicting information. This is related to www, but the idea is ...
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5answers
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Using a self-signed SSL cert for an HTTPS-based internal APT repository

I've set up a Debian repository (Ubuntu actually) for internal use with some private packages, and now want to make it available over the web to some specific servers. I would like apt-get / aptitude ...
4
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2answers
499 views

Can we install Natty package into Lucid?

I'm using Ubuntu Lucid. Due to some reasons, I'm not allowed to upgrade the OS. I need to use the latest version of a software, with version number > 2.5.x. However, when I check the software repo ...
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1answer
277 views

Ubuntu 10 repositories help

Looks like not all the files on my repositories any more as you see below. Failed to fetch ...
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1answer
4k views

Can I have two versions of the same package in an apt repository?

I'm running Ubuntu 10.04 across my entire environment. To make code deploys easier, we are implementing a private apt repository where we can deploy builds of our code. One of the requirements of ...
0
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1answer
606 views

Ubuntu kernel downgrade

Is there a way to downgrade Ubuntu kernel version by using apt-get package management tools? Is there Ubuntu repository with older kernel versions available? There are HW specific reasons I need to ...
18
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3answers
16k views

list all packages from a repository in ubuntu / debian

is there a command to see what packages are available from a certain ppa repository?
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1answer
1k views

Specify ubuntu repository from which a package is installed?

I want to install ffmpeg from mediubuntu. I've installed the repository per the instructions on: http://medibuntu.org/repository.php My conf.d repository listing: /etc/apt/sources.list.d# less ...
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7answers
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Disable prompts while installing a Debian package

How can i disable totally the prompts that appear while installing a Debian package, i've used all the options that i've found but there are some packages that are still prompting. I'm using this ...
4
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3answers
643 views

What tools are there to create and manage an apt repository?

I'm currently in charge of packaging for Ubuntu some software my company creates and creating an apt repository for it. However, I'm having trouble finding tools to create and manage the repository ...
0
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1answer
37 views

repository and its content?

how i can view svn repository and its directory .... i have large number of svn repository
0
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1answer
194 views

list directory entries in the svn repository

please every body help me .... i am going to explain my problem and i hope if anyone know the answer support me by it. i want to konw the list directory entries in the svn repository ...i konw "list" ...
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1answer
60 views

How i can List directory entries in the repository ? (i have a large number of repository)

I know "list command" -> List directory entries in the repository ... but my problem is i have a large number of repository ... if i want to perform list command to each repository the result is large ...
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4answers
109 views

Which repository for recent software versions?

I'm using Ubuntu for developement and I need to use really recent versions of gcc, mercurial and several other applications. Is there a repository that I can set to get all my software that would be ...
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2answers
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Is it possible to search an apt repository via a web browser?

I've installed the beta version of Ubuntu 10.04 server edition (x64), but the system doesn't have an internet connection. Is there a way I can find out what packages are in the apt repository with ...
2
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2answers
1k views

Repository for old Dapper Drake Ubuntu?

I still have a system running on Dapper Drake which i don't want to update. Now i have to install gcc-3.4 on this system but the Ubuntu repository is shut down and removed. Is there anyway to get a ...
4
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1answer
218 views

Create a “controlled” APT proxy

Do you have any experience/scrips creating a controlled APT proxy (*)? Currently, I'm using apt-cacher to speed up installs/updates in my LAN, but as its name says, it's only a cache (and a good one ...
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2answers
129 views

How do I tell what all packages are in a given repository?

A friend came to me with an Ubuntu question I didn't have a quick one-off answer for, so I present it to SF: How can I list all the packages available from a given apt repository? Example, all the ...
5
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5answers
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Can anybody tell me how to create my own local package repository for my packages in Ubuntu?

I want to create a package repository for my packages in ubuntu and this repository will be using in multiple Ubuntu systems to install and update packages.
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3answers
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What is the format of specifying 'http' repositories in /etc/apt/sources.list?

After specifying the url of the repository, what do the tags like 'stable','non-free' mean in the entries of /etc/apt/sources.list ? If we know the url of a repository, how do we decide about these ...