Re: debconf: failed to initialize frontend: Slang
> With my recent potato installation, when I install a package
> that requires debconf I get these errors:
> debconf: failed to initialize frontend: Slang
> debconf: falling back to frontend: Dialog
You're not going to get that message unless you are using debconf from
> but then I'm back to the shell prompt, no debconf screen.
Perfectly normal -- debconf had no questions to ask you.
Install libterm-stool-perl, from unstable, if you want the slang
frontend to work.
see shy jo