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[ Source: apt-cacher-ng  ]

Package: apt-cacher-ng (3-5 and others)

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caching proxy server for software repositories

Apt-Cacher NG is a caching proxy for downloading packages from Debian-style software repositories (or possibly from other types).

The main principle is that a central machine hosts the proxy for a local network, and clients configure their APT setup to download through it. Apt-Cacher NG keeps a copy of all useful data that passes through it, and when a similar request is made, the cached copy of the data is delivered without being re-downloaded.

Apt-Cacher NG has been designed from scratch as a replacement for apt-cacher, but with a focus on maximizing throughput with low system resource requirements. It can also be used as replacement for apt-proxy and approx with no need to modify clients' sources.list files.

Tags: System Administration: Package Management, Implemented in: C, User Interface: interface::daemon, network::server, Networking: Service, Network Protocol: HTTP, Role: role::program, suite::debian, Purpose: Downloading, use::proxying, works-with::software:package, Works with: Source Code

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Architecture Version Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 3-5 526.0 kB1,588.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 3-5 518.8 kB1,418.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 3-5 487.9 kB1,478.0 kB [list of files]
armel 3-5 475.2 kB1,281.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 3-5 483.3 kB1,069.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 3-5 507.2 kB1,368.0 kB [list of files]
hurd-i386 3-5 519.0 kB1,330.0 kB [list of files]
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kfreebsd-amd64 3-5 517.7 kB1,414.0 kB [list of files]
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m68k (unofficial port) 3-5 504.4 kB1,367.0 kB [list of files]
mips 3-5 501.3 kB1,610.0 kB [list of files]
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powerpcspe (unofficial port) 490.1 kB1,550.0 kB [list of files]
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ppc64el 3-5 506.2 kB1,674.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 3-5 495.6 kB1,497.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 568.2 kB1,302.0 kB [list of files]
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x32 (unofficial port) 3-5 525.7 kB1,356.0 kB [list of files]