[clug] Debconf or dpkg problem

Tony Breeds tony at bakeyournoodle.com
Wed Jun 27 03:25:49 GMT 2007

On Wed, Jun 27, 2007 at 01:19:30PM +1000, Mike Carden wrote:
> Here's hoping the collected CLUG brains trust can shine some light on
> debconf for me. Can someone point me to a nice explanation of how
> debconf works and how it's related to dpkg please? So far, man pages
> and Google haven't lifted the veil from my eyes.

Sorry can't help with how they hang together.


> So any pointers to useful documentation on this will be greatly
> appreciated. Thanks.

Not sure where it's stored on disk but:
	dpkg-reconfigure debconf
Will ask you what level of questions you want.

You can also do:
	dpkg-reconfigure -plow <package>
in a one of scenareo.

Yours Tony

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