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RE: noninteractive installation

> IIRC one goal for woody is to make non-interactive installations possible, so
> package don't asks the user questions when installed/upgraded (and get answers
> from a DB or the like). How far is woody away from this goal?

> Why do i ask? There are mainly 2 reasons. First i play with the idea to build
> a special distribution based on Debian but a very simple installation/upgrade
Not one more distribution ! Have a look at FAI.

> without any questions asked is essential (ok, 2-4 questions during
> installation, but no more). And second i have from time to time to install
> some ten clients and i want to get this installation as simple as possible
What you need is FAI. Look at


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