I want to be able to script
apt-get upgrade to run seamlessly without prompts, but in my experiments, I can't get it to stop showing prompts, even with
--force yes. Lately, when setting up RPis from scratch, this is an example offender that I simply have to hit
q to continue with the upgrade:
ca-certificates (20141019+deb8u2) stable; urgency=medium Update Mozilla certificate authority bundle to version 2.9. The following certificate authorities were added (+): + "Certplus Root CA G1" + "Certplus Root CA G2" + "Certum Trusted Network CA 2" + "Hellenic Academic and Research Institutions ECC RootCA 2015" + "Hellenic Academic and Research Institutions RootCA 2015" + "ISRG Root X1" + "OpenTrust Root CA G1" + "OpenTrust Root CA G2" + "OpenTrust Root CA G3" + "SZAFIR ROOT CA2" The following certificate authorities were removed (-): - "CA Disig" - "NetLock Business (Class B) Root" - "NetLock Express (Class C) Root" - "NetLock Notary (Class A) Root" - "NetLock Qualified (Class QA) Root" - "Sonera Class 1 Root CA" - "Staat der Nederlanden Root CA" - "Verisign Class 1 Public Primary Certification Authority - G2" - "Verisign Class 3 Public Primary Certification Authority" - "Verisign Class 3 Public Primary Certification Authority - G2" -- Michael Shuler <firstname.lastname@example.org> Fri, 18 Nov 2016 09:09:47 -0600
Honestly, this is annoying even when I'm manually running the program as it can take several minutes and I will walk off, expecting to come back to a completed task and only find it to be paused part way through.
I saw something about making it quieter with
So, honestly, I don't even know how to ask the right question – I just want this prompt gone.