Windows DatabaseebooksStatistical Information

LLE10113 : Howto easily reconfigure debconf packages on a debian alike system


You need to reconfigure a certain package




During the installation of a debian, kubuntu, ubuntu, knoppix, ... system, you have to answer questions. The answers will be stored in a kind of centralised database. (debconf)

To change packages later, you can use the dpkg-reconfigure command. This is relatively complex. An nicer way to do the job is the use of configure-debian which is located in the package "configure-debian".

Configure-debian is a program which presents a list of packages which use Debconf, Debian's configuration management system.
Debconf provides first-time installation wizards that run when a package is installed. You may reconfigure these packages at a later time, if you wish, and configure-debian makes that very easy. Configure-debian splits the package lists into the subsections which make up the Debian archive, such as x11, base, gnome, or kde.


The information provided in this document is intended for your information only. Lubby makes no claims to the validity of this information. Use of this information is at own risk!
Copyright © 2004-2016 Lubby (V3.0.11 Jan 2016)
Sponsored by Keskon.
Datenschutzerklaerung - Privacy statement - Privacyverklaring