LKBEN11086: How to know which package can be configured with debconf on debian


You want to know which package can be configured using debconf




you can use the following command:

grep Package:\\\|Depends:.*debconf /var/lib/dpkg/status|less

all these packages can be configured with debconf.


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Author: Wim Peeters - Keskon GmbH & Co. KG

Wim Peeters is electronics engineer with an additional master in IT and over 30 years of experience, including time spent in support, development, consulting, training and database administration. Wim has worked with SQL Server since version 6.5. He has developed in C/C++, Java and C# on Windows and Linux. He writes knowledge base articles to solve IT problems and publishes them on the Lubby Knowledge Platform.