Preseed files contain automatic answers for the Debian installer.

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Skip “Use network mirror?” in debian preseed

I'm trying to automatically install debian wheezy. In my preseed file, I have set apt-mirror-setup apt-setup/no_mirror boolean false Nevertheless, I get this annoying question: How do I turn it ...
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Set keyboard layout in debian wheezy with preseed

I want to install debian automatically. I've copied the example preseed file into the initrd, and verified that it contains d-i keymap select us In the installation system, /var/log/syslog contains ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 iso image customization

I'm trying to create my own iso image based on Ubuntu 12.10 and I've got several questions. 1) How can I add user using preseed? I tried to do it this way, but I still have to enter the password in ...
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Ubuntu preseed. Use whole disk space, but no swap

I'm trying to make a installation usb stick for a equipment we have here. I would like to automate linux installation, because we have a lot of these machines to install. The machine has a 30GB SSD ...
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How can partman partition more than one disk in a Debian installer preseed file?

Making partman partition a single disk is easy enough: d-i partman-auto/disk string /dev/xvda d-i partman-auto/method string regular d-i partman-auto/expert_recipe string \ boot-swap :: \ ...