Daily Archives: 02.01.2010


Managing update with apt-get and cron-apt on debian-based systems

In this Howto I'd like to show how you can download updates automatically and receive notifications when they're available on your debian-based system. All the debian repositories, apt-get uses are normally listed in the file: /etc/apt/sources.list The current list of updates can be downloaded using: apt-get update The Update is installed simply by executing: apt-get […]