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How do you install a package offline within an ISO setup?

I need to use pulseaudio in Debian environment. I can normally just download it using sudo apt update; sudo apt install pulseaudio; But the environment it will be set in will be offline. I'm hoping to ...
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Create an offline repo of an unbuntu release, Linux Mint 19.2 (not 19.3)

I've been for weeks now tried to rsync all files from local servers close to me so I can create my own local/offline repo for this but as it's larger than 120G(the SSD maxed out) it must be lots of '...
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How to update Ubuntu without network connection (using only connected Windows machine)

My ubuntu system no longer connects to the internet, I suspect due to lack of updates since I haven't used it for almost two years. However, I now need to use it with internet again, but it fails to ...
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How to create from sources deb packages for different architectures

I have to install a software on some devices with debian package, it isn't available for their architectures on apt for debian (but it is available for other distibutions as e.g. ubuntu), and they ...
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How to upgrade Debian 10 to Debian 11 without internet?

In the future I have to upgrade several Debian 10 systems to Debian 11. The problem is: The systems have no access to the internet. What options do I have to upgrade the system? After some research, I ...
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Install gtk-common-themes on Raspberry Pi Offline

I am trying to install "gtk-common-themes" for Snap offline on a Raspberry Pi 2B. It is imperative the device stays offline. On another Raspberry Pi 3 (online) machine, running the same OS (...
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apt-offline get : IndexError: list index out of range

I'm trying to upgrade a computer under Ubuntu 16 without internet from another computer under Ubuntu 18. Under the Ubuntu16 computer I did: $ sudo apt-offline set ~/offline-data.sig Then I switched ...
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Using R on terminal also using apt-offline also purging programmes

So I did something stupid, but deliberately. So I've been using Linux (specifically MX Linux) for a few months, and I'm trying to learn it all in depth. Since coming from Windows 7 I like everything ...
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apt upgrade does not see apt-offline packages

I'm trying to update my Ubuntu 18.04 computer that does not have internet connection. However the process is failing when I try to run sudo apt upgrade. I have checked a couple of other links like: ...
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Error when installing GNOME desktop environment on Debian

I was attempting to install virt-manager on my computer. I didn't pay attention and i went ahead with the install. Apparently one of my repositories was down at the time- So almost all of my core ...
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rdepends stops on virtual packages

I am working to create an offline repository for a system that does not have internet access. One of the first packages I am downloading for this system is the apt-offline package. I am using the ...
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Installing a package manually using apt-get

I'm trying to install a deb package offline using apt-get command. From what I understand, I can download a package manually from the internet. Put it in the local repository folder (which is usually /...
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How to install a specific package with dependencies using apt-offline command?

I have installed apt-offline on two machines runing debian jessie, pc1 (online) and pc2 (offline). I am using the following command: sudo apt-key exportall | sudo gpg --no-default-keyring --import --...
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How to access local repository mirror?

I am trying to access a local apt mirror which is on a usb drive. The file tree on the drive is /apt-mirror /mirror /archive.ubuntu.com /dists /pool /skel ...
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apt-offline apt-get upgrade still trying to connect to online server for upgrade even though packages have been synced already

I have a server which can't go online because of some policy. So I have to update it using apt-offline. So far it has worked for me nicely on other servers, but this one doesn't really. I created the ...
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Is it safe to manually perform 'apt-get update' 's operation?

I am trying to keep one my Ubuntu systems up-to-date. The intended target is Not Connected to the internet. Am trying to get all the needed info from another machine with internet access. After a bit ...
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Generate apt-offline bundle for use across many machines

I'm trying to use apt-offline to install packages on many machines (using ansible), so I need to avoid generating a machine-specific signature file (e.g. sudo apt-offline set debian-update.sig --...
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