[SOLVED] How dl missing files, save them and install on an offline system

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[SOLVED] How dl missing files, save them and install on an offline system

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I have dl the graphic drivers for my offline LM20 Cinn system: NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-450.80.02.run
Tried to install by

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mint@MINT:~/Desktop/OFFLINE Graphic Drivers$ sudo apt install nvidia-driver-450
[sudo] password for mint:      
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
The following additional packages will be installed:
  gcc-10-base:i386 libatomic1:i386 libbsd0:i386 libc6:i386 libcrypt1:i386
etc, outcome: 75 newly installed and Need to get 175 MB:

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0 upgraded, 75 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 175 MB of archives.
After this operation, 979 MB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n] 
Ign:1 http://mirror.amsiohosting.net/archive.ubuntu.com focal-updates/main i386 gcc-10-base i386 10.2.0-5ubuntu1~20.04
Ign:2 http://mirror.amsiohosting.net/archive.ubuntu.com focal-updates/main i386 libgcc-s1 i386 10.2.0-5ubuntu1~20.04
Err:3 http://mirror.amsiohosting.net/archive.ubuntu.com focal/main i386 libcrypt1 i386 1:4.4.10-10ubuntu4
  Could not resolve 'mirror.amsiohosting.net'
etc, outcome failed of course since the target system is offline permanent.

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E: Failed to fetch http://mirror.amsiohosting.net/archive.ubuntu.com/pool/main/n/nvidia-settings/nvidia-settings_440.82-0ubuntu0.20.04.1_amd64.deb  Could not resolve 'mirror.amsiohosting.net'
E: Unable to fetch some archives, maybe run apt-get update or try with --fix-missing?
mint@MINT:~/Desktop/OFFLINE Graphic Drivers$ 
How/Is it possible to dl all these missing files and save them so i can install them on the offline system?
Last edited by Pepper-Mint-Patty on Sun Nov 22, 2020 6:53 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: How dl missing files, save them and install on an offline system

Post by Pepper-Mint-Patty »

I took the ssd out of the offline pc and booted the laptop with it. Now i reinstalled the driver and, being online, all the missing packages were dl!
Installed the ssd in the offline pc, booted and all was fine!

tHIS IS MARVELLOUS! Try that with Windows! Not.
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