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Re: Invoking ‘init’ from an init.d script (Wheezy)

]] David Kalnischkies 

> It is on my TODO list to drop the --force-yes flag and replace it with
> specialised --allow-* flags 'just' to force users to acknowledge what
> it is they are saying yes to. Somehow most people are way more willing
> to add --allow-everything than --allow-prostate-exam …

That would be great.  Currently, I'm not aware of any way to say
«downgrade this package and any necessary dependencies and don't ask»
short of --force-yes (or listing all the necessary packages to be
downgraded with their versions).  If there is a way, I'd love to be told
about it.

Tollef Fog Heen
UNIX is user friendly, it's just picky about who its friends are

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