I am writing a script for a unattended install of a package that is in our repo, it is a software package with one of Debian's marked config files.
Is there any option that I can pass to
aptitude so that it accepts the new config files?
Basically I need an
aptitude equivalent of
I need to answer the following question posed while
apt-get is installing with a Y
Configuration file ``/opt/application/conf/XXX.conf`'
==> File on system created by you or by a script. ==> File also in package provided by package maintainer. What would you like to do about it ? Your options are: Y or I : install the package maintainer's version N or O : keep your currently-installed version D : show the differences between the versions Z : background this process to examine the The default action is to keep your current version.
Also, I am passing the
sudo password in a pipe to execute the command
echo "mysudopass"|sudo -S apt-get mypackage
This is flagging an error in installation when the installation is at the config interactive phase.
I am on Ubuntu 10.04
apt version: apt 0.7.25.3
Why I cannot use
dpkg: These Debians are to be installed from Repo and I don't have local Debians on my machine