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Re: disable orange progress running apt




On Mon 07 Aug 2017 at 08:05:28 -0400, Felix Miata wrote:

> Darac Marjal composed on 2017-08-07 11:20 (UTC+0100):
> 
> > On Mon, Aug 07, 2017 at 04:16:05AM -0400, Felix Miata wrote:
> 
> >>Google and man pages for apt, apt-config and apt.conf have gotten me nowhere in
> >>over an hour of searching how to keep apt output limited to the two screen
> >>colors in which it is running. Something like
> 
> >>	Apt::what-goes "here";
> 
> >>ought to do it in some file in /etc/apt/apt.conf.d/, but by what filename, and
> >>what are the magic strings? Google doesn't seem to want to show anything other
> >>than enabling, which is the apparent default that I want eradicated.
> 
> > Try "APT::Color "false";".
> That was the last I tried with Stretch before giving up and posting here, in
> /etc/apt/apt.conf.d/99mono. Also fails in Sid.
> 
> Could this somehow be coming from bash rather than apt?

Worth reading: /usr/share/doc/apt/examples/configure-index.gz

Try: Dpkg::Progress-Fancy::progress-bg "%1b[40m"

-- 
Brian.