net-tools help

Chris Lingard chris at
Wed Feb 27 02:09:31 PST 2002

Gerard Beekmans wrote:

> On Wed, Feb 27, 2002 at 09:12:15AM +0800, Anson Chan wrote:
>> i am making my own auto-install system for LFS with bash. however, the
>> program stop at 'net-tools' and i have to key in the answers for all
>> question. i wonder if there is any way that i can take all the default
>> answers and let the 'net-tools' make && make update non-stop.
> You can use the same trick you use in chapter 5 for the kernel:
> yes "" | make &&
> make update
This is what I do

bash-2.05a$ cat net-tools-1.60
for x in y y y n n n n n n n n n n y n n y n n n n n n n n n n n n n n n n 
n n n
 ;   \
do echo $x; done | make &&
make update


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