Preseed question

Dennis Kaarsemaker dennis at
Mon Jul 18 11:30:08 CDT 2005

On ma, 2005-07-18 at 18:00 +0200, Dennis Kaarsemaker wrote:
> On ma, 2005-07-18 at 10:26 -0400, Scott J. Henson wrote:
> > Just a wild guess, but nis doesn't respect the non-interactive 
> > frontend.  I know libnss-ldap and libpam-ldap don't respect it and we 
> > had to rebuild them both here to get our automated install going.  
> > Basically its just commenting out some stuff from their postinsts, but 
> > for you it might be trickier.  We just over write the conf files, if 
> > your trying to continue to use debconf, then you might have to 
> > intelegently modify it. 
> Hmm, sounds reasonable. I'll investigate it...

Hmm, the postinst calls db_reset; now I don't know the details of dpkg,
but this might be it. For now I simply hardcoded the needed values in
there, given that the bug has been reported. Thanks Scott!
Dennis K.
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