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Re: [alpine-devel] Should `setup-apkrepos -f` if fails.

From: Natanael Copa <>
Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2019 14:46:41 +0100

On Sun, 3 Mar 2019 13:35:58 +0800
Magicloud Magiclouds <> wrote:

> Hi,
> While working on automatically setup an alpinelinux, I found that,
> `setup-apkrepos -f` falls back to interactive mode if something is
> wrong when retrieving mirror list.
> I think this is unexpected. One, headless or unattended setup hangs
> because this step is waiting for user. Two, it does not exit with
> error, so the automation script cannot detect the error easily and
> patch things up.
> I did not submit this as a bug since I'd like to have your opinion. Thanks.

Yeah, I think this can be considered a bug. Please report it on


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