When running a docker image, sometimes we need to install a package that requires us to answering a yes and no question. But docker will exit because of this.
So we need to “auto answer” this question for us during installation.
-y command parameter comes
for example, previously I have
RUN apt-get install libreoffice
Docker will exit this, because the question mentioned above.
So I need to install it with
-y parameter to let it auto anwer for me
RUN apt-get -y install libreoffice
What is -y command in linux
When running apt or apt-get ,
the parameter -y is useful to auto answer Yes to all questions