Keryx: Download updates without an internet connection ....

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Keryx: Download updates without an internet connection ....

Postby MysteryFCM » Tue Jan 06, 2009 6:58 am

... sorta

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Keryx was written by Southern Illinois University computer science student Chris Oliver, who wanted a way to download software and updates for Ubuntu systems that had little or no connectivity. Simply put Keryx on your pen drive, use it to create a new project file which retains a copy of your software sources and other system details, then take the pen drive to a computer with a better connection. Via it’s Synaptic like interface, users can then select all updates for download, plus select any other software they may want to install, complete with dependency resolution.

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Courtesy Earthling Series #6 @ CoU ... &pid=73830

Note: This is a Linux script, it's NOT for updating Windows!

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