Re: Silence apt-get for real
Andrey Andreev wrote:
> Lars Roland wrote:
>> Configuration file `/etc/qmail/tcp.smtp'
>> ==> Modified (by you or by a script) since installation.
>> ==> Package distributor has shipped an updated version.
>> What would you like to do about it ? Your options are:
>> Y or I : install the package maintainer's version
>> N or O : keep your currently-installed version
>> D : show the differences between the versions
>> Z : background this process to examine the situation
>> The default action is to keep your current version.
>> *** tcp.smtp (Y/I/N/O/D/Z) [default=N] ? n
>> How can I get rid of this warning ? - I want apt-get to be completely
>> silent. I know that this could be dangerous - but in my case it is ok
>> given that it is me that control the repository and that I have tested
>> all the packages before putting them there.
>> So to put it short how do I silence apt-get completely ?.
> Check the yes command.
> You probably want something like
> yes | apt-get upgrade -youroptionshere
> yes N | apt-get upgrade -youroptionshere
apt-get has alread a switch just for that : apt-get -y upgrade . RTFM.