Update several machines
As the release date of the new Ubuntu is approaching, it’s time to revise how to update several machines without downloading the packages on each machine. There is a simple solution for this:
- Upgrade the first machine normally.
- Then copy the .deb packages from
/var/cache/apt/archivesto the other machine.
Careful, don’t run
apt-get clean on the first machine before copying the packages because
clean will delete these files. Of course, after copying the .deb files you can run the