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cdist-type__debconf_set_selections - Setup debconf selections

CDIST-TYPE__DEBCONF_SET_SELECTIONS(7) cdist CDIST-TYPE__DEBCONF_SET_SELECTIONS(7)

NAME

cdist-type__debconf_set_selections - Setup debconf selections

DESCRIPTION

On Debian and alike systems debconf-set-selections(1) can be used to setup configuration parameters.

REQUIRED PARAMETERS

file
Use the given filename as input for debconf-set-selections(1) If filename is "-", read from stdin.

EXAMPLES

 
# Setup configuration for nslcd
__debconf_set_selections nslcd --file /path/to/file
# Setup configuration for nslcd from another type __debconf_set_selections nslcd --file "$__type/files/preseed/nslcd"
__debconf_set_selections nslcd --file - << eof gitolite gitolite/gituser string git eof


SEE ALSO

debconf-set-selections(1), cdist-type__update_alternatives(7)

AUTHORS

Nico Schottelius < nico-cdist--@--schottelius.org>

COPYING

Copyright (C) 2011-2014 Nico Schottelius. You can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
December 18, 2016 4.4.1