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Re: [alpine-user] Setup an official "Alpine Linux Archive"?

From: PICCORO McKAY Lenz <>
Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2019 21:53:41 -0400

its great idea and a usefully .. but am' afraid that might need a great
sponsors help

as i know arch and algo debian has a snapshot system.. very very helpfull

BUT!: need a great and lot of space.. so it's no so easyle for a small

El jue., 14 de mar. de 2019 a la(s) 21:48, Yuan (

> I setup up Alpine Linux on a raspberrypi a month ago, while the latest
> release was 3.9.0.
> For some reasons I cannot upgrade because it is located at a remote
> location and nobody can rescue it if upgrade fails.
> I also want to build some kernel modules for testing today, but I can
> no longer access the exact dependencies required to build packages for
> Alpine Linux 3.9.0 from the mirrors, especially the kernels, unless I
> build them myself.
> It would be really nice to have a daily snapshots (or at least, minor
> release snapshot) for official Alpine Linux packages like ArchLinux.
> It will be benefit for users who have to stick to a specific version
> and cannot afford the risk of upgrading the distro.
> Arch Linux Archive stores official repositories snapshots, which is
> helpful for downgrading or restoring packages to a precise moment.
> PS: deeply apologize for sending subscribing mail to the wrong mail
> address.
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