debconf

How to accept EULA unattended for SteamCMD under debian-variants?

How to accept EULA unattended for SteamCMD under debian-variants? I am trying to auto accept in an unattended manner, the STEAMCMD package EULA As per the following previous answer on this topic https://stackoverflow.com/questions/59097393/non-interactive-steam-install-on-linux-debian-how-to-auto-accept-eula How can I accept the Lience agreement for steam prior to apt-get install? script auto accepting EULA / license agreement How to …

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Documentation for debconf VISIBLE?

Documentation for debconf VISIBLE? The python3-debconf package (from Ubuntu bionic) installs a debconf.py module, which defines a Debconf class. The class does not explicitly define many methods, instead adding a generic handler for a list of command names, e.g. get, input, etc; these handlers issue the corresponding debconf command (GET, INPUT). One element in that …

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debconf broken, can't update, install or fix any package anymore

debconf broken, can't update, install or fix any package anymore Every time I try to update or install a new package, I get these errors: ┌──(mahdi㉿kali)-[~] └─$ sudo apt update Hit:1 http://packages.microsoft.com/repos/code stable InRelease Hit:3 http://ppa.launchpad.net/obsproject/obs-studio/ubuntu bionic InRelease Hit:5 https://packages.sury.org/php buster InRelease Hit:6 https://repo.protonvpn.com/debian stable InRelease Hit:7 https://download.mono-project.com/repo/debian bionic InRelease Hit:8 http://ppa.launchpad.net/uget-team/ppa/ubuntu bionic InRelease Get:10 …

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How to find out the variable names for debconf-set-selections?

How to find out the variable names for debconf-set-selections? Let’s say I want to install mysql from a script without being asked any configuration questions like what root password I want to set by apt. I would then preset the debconf variables: echo mysql-server-5.5 mysql-server/root_password password xyzzy | debconf-set-selections echo mysql-server-5.5 mysql-server/root_password_again password xyzzy | …

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What values from debconf-get-selections should not be preseeded?

What values from debconf-get-selections should not be preseeded? I want to replicate the Debian installation choices made for my system’s current configuration in the installation of a new system. Debian can be pre-configured through a "pre-configuration" (aka "preseed") file, which basically contains the answers to the questions the installer will ask. The documentation states that …

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apt-get install without debconf prompt

apt-get install without debconf prompt I would like to install chef via apt non-interactively, but by default, apt installation brings up this prompt: Is there a way to skip this step during installation or pass a value to apt install? I’m only using chef-solo, so don’t actually need the server component, so simply press return …

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What do I select for "GRUB install devices" after an update?

What do I select for "GRUB install devices" after an update? After running Update Manager, a debconf window (titled “Configuring grub-pc”), popped up, requiring me to select the appropriateGRUB install devices for my system. I’ve made no changes to grub or the filesystem recently, and I don’t remember what options I selected last time I …

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