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Re: Problems with using debconf in init script...



On Wed, Jan 31, 2001 at 04:52:59PM -0800, Philippe Troin wrote:
> Mark Brown <broonie@sirena.org.uk> writes:

> > One potential problem would be if the config script was being run on
> > a different system to that which was being configured.

> How would you do that though ? Is there a standard way of
> "preconfiguring" packages on a different host (other than copying the
> debconf databases and templates) ?

I don't think there's any backends that do it at the moment but it was
one of the considerations when debconf was being designed.

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