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Old 06-13-2005, 12:05 AM   #1
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Any way to restart the original installation setup?

I was configuring debian and cancelled one of the questions, only to find out that I cancelled the whole config. I need to run this again ... what should I run? I'm using sarge. Thanks!
Old 06-13-2005, 12:59 AM   #2
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Check the man pages but I think it is something like

dpkg --reconfigure -a
This has to be close. Bit rusty for Debian

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Old 06-13-2005, 04:07 AM   #3
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Possibly you're referring to the base-config script than was run on your very first boot of Debian?

You can run it again by becoming root ("su") and typing "base-config".


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