Well cover install mysql noninteractively no prompts, useful for scripting installs. I found that the b you can download from the steam downloads page is 1. I want to replicate the debian installation choices made for my systems current configuration in the installation of a new system. This module uses programs provided by the debianubuntu debconf package. You have searched for packages that names contain debconf in all suites, all sections, and all architectures. Do not work off a debconf get selections installer generated preseed. The preseed example file provided by debian should be enought to start but you can find a lot of other preseed files provided by different people for different purposes on the same wiki page. Use debconf show or debconf get selections to find out about valid debconf entries for an installed package. Apr 30, 2015 installing mysql with debconf learn how to install mysql 5. How to check debconf selections of a noninstalled package.
Ubuntu core developers mail archive please consider filing a bug or asking a question via launchpad before contacting the maintainer directly. Id like to know in common how to use the results of debconf show with debconf set selections to precvonfigure deb packages with the command line or within a shell script. I would agree i would think that would work, but if you read my original post you will see i said i examining debconfgetselections before and after installation of the new version of grubpc. Install mysql server on ubuntu noninteractive installation. Reads from a file if a filename is given, otherwise from stdin. Grub2installing community help wiki ubuntu documentation.
We restrict only to pc x86 machines, thus with limited bios boot support. It is advised to install grub bootloader to mbr this will replace current bootloader from mbr after installation. Sometimes its because ubuntus installer selected a different install device than the bios boots from, sometimes its because the user manually selected that grub s boot sector should be installed to a partition which is wrong, it should always go in the mbr, etc. Bruce byfield debconf is best known as an annual gathering of debian developers. Please consider filing a bug or asking a question via launchpad before contacting the maintainer directly. How to use debcondf show results with debconfsetselections. From the grub 2 menu at boot, the user can also determine which ubuntu is. Just as the conference is central to the social aspects of debian.
Debian can be preconfigured through a preconfiguration aka. Im trying to set default answers to debconf to automate exim config. Copy any relevant values from the output of these commands, and add it to your custom preseed. After postfix manual installation i use debconf get selections like below but get zero output. Preseed options used for partitioning target selection. What values from debconfgetselections should not be preseeded. If the systems uefi firmware fails to find grub2s efi bootloader file, using the. My solution was to use debconf to preconfigure the selection to devsda prior to. A login shell is one whose first character of argument zero is a, or one started with the login option. Manage entries in the debian debconf database with puppet smoedingpuppet debconf. There is a rarelyused command named debconf, documented in debconf1 debconf provides a consistent interface for configuring packages, allowing you to choose from several user interface frontends. Debconf9boot loaders wiki debconf debian conference.
It is developed for the debian gnulinux distribution, and is closely integrated with debians package management system, dpkg. To save you reading the specification which is in debian policy if youre interested, debconf is a backend database, with a frontend that talks to it and presents an interface to the user. To get debconf get selections on your masterinstall you will need the debconf utils package at least on ubuntu hardy and up and. Do not work off a debconfgetselections installer generated g but get the values from it and modify the example preseed file with them. Debconf is a configuration management system for debian packages. Id like to know in common how to use the results of debconfshow with debconf set selections to precvonfigure deb packages with the command line or within a shell script. Download debconf packages for alpine, centos, debian, fedora, mageia, ubuntu. Debians configuration management might take some getting used to, but after you learn your way around etcdefault,init. If you cant find the option youre looking for you can generate a comprehensive preseed file based on your own install time choices by using debconf get selections. Im trying to find the available debconf configuration options which keyvalue pairs the package supports and if possible a description of each of some noninstalled packages, like ufw, but i havent found a way with debconf binaries to check them out. Manage entries in the debian debconf database with puppet smoedingpuppetdebconf. Debian configuration management system cimplementation.
Get current debconf settings for installed packages. Gnu grub is a very powerful boot loader, which can load a wide variety of free. But the problem is that i have to set an empty password for mysql and it still asks for the password during installation even with the lines typed before. Im setting up new values with debconf set selections, but debconf ignores it. Use debconfshow or debconfgetselections to find out about valid debconf entries for an installed package. See the debian policy for a definition of virtual packages. Pre loading debconf values for easy installation its. That install option for debconfgetselection does not work. To dump the debconf database of the debianinstaller, from varloginstallercdebconf, use the installer parameter. I am setting up a bash script to automate the building of a lamp environment.
Users will need to be familiar with the package debconf options. After postfix manual installation i use debconfgetselections like below but get zero output. Does debconfsetselections automatically deletes values from. The debconf type modifies entries in the debian debconf database. Does debconfsetselections automatically deletes values. This manual begins by explaining two new files that are added to debian packages that use debconf. You need to skip that and use just bare debconfgetselection to get the list. Podebconf download for linux deb, rpm, zst download podebconf linux packages for arch linux, centos, debian, fedora, mageia, ubuntu. If the installation will use the entire disk no specific grub selections. I am using debconfsetselections to set options before installing mysql, phpmyadmin, etc it works mainly great.
Introduction this is a guide to using debconf with your packages, aimed at a debian developer. What values from debconf get selections should not be preseeded. Users can probe a packages debconf settings by using debconf get selections. Installing mysql with debconf learn how to install mysql 5. Po debconf download for linux deb, rpm, zst download po debconf linux packages for arch linux, centos, debian, fedora, mageia, ubuntu. How to preconfigure package using debconfsetselections. Do not work off a debconf get selections installer generated g but get the values from it and modify the example preseed file with them. Closed add debconfutils dependency to ubuntu package. If i run debconfsetselections after the package was installed, it works, however, i need to reconfigure the package. Packages use debconf to ask questions when they are installed.
It is developed for the debian gnulinux distribution, and is closely integrated with debians package management system, dpkg when packages are being installed, debconf asks the user questions which determine the contents of the systemwide configuration files. The debconf type is a more general solution as it allows to update settings without the need to install the package at the same time. Found 35 matching packages exact hits package debconf. I will also note that if you download the latest trusty min. What i am trying to do is write a script which will update bodhi linux 1. In this case grub2 will offer no boot selections when upon system restart. You can download the requested file from the poolmainggrub2 subdirectory at any of these. This will show the use of debconfsetselections and debconfgetselections to configure mysql setting that might normally be prompted for during installation.419 1363 167 886 1447 1391 905 155 267 1261 802 926 583 747 1084 1071 1201 1116 763 1491 643 923 1017 1205 503 375 90 1488 471 894 572 698 957 381 634 714 371 630 266 1448 195 1376 261 1452 816 369 7