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authorArttu Tarkiainen <>2021-03-03 12:37:54 +0200
committerArttu Tarkiainen <>2021-03-05 11:07:20 +0000
commitc3156f080df241a3f62a7f060bb59fb77ed2681a (patch)
tree2c33b6926a37a948633209e0a96c2e2416248f99 /doc/installerfw-using.qdoc
parent144d4edd28c9ade9b9049b66125e1336d631868a (diff)
Doc: include example of --confirm-command option usage
Change-Id: I980a03da17dc766d2ad070332bc5a8f2328fb000 Reviewed-by: Katja Marttila <>
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diff --git a/doc/installerfw-using.qdoc b/doc/installerfw-using.qdoc
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+++ b/doc/installerfw-using.qdoc
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
-** Copyright (C) 2020 The Qt Company Ltd.
+** Copyright (C) 2021 The Qt Company Ltd.
** Contact:
** This file is part of the Qt Installer Framework.
@@ -484,7 +484,7 @@
beforehand with appropriate options:
- installer.exe --root "C:\MyInstallation" --accept-licenses --default-answer install componentA
+ installer.exe --root "C:\MyInstallation" --accept-licenses --default-answer --confirm-command install componentA
In this example, \c --accept-licenses is used to automatically accept all license agreements
@@ -494,4 +494,9 @@
queries, for example to confirm overwriting of an existing directory, you could use
\c {--auto-answer OverwriteTargetDirectory=Yes}. Automatic answers are shown on the
console output and installation log.
+ By default, the installer and maintenance tool will print a summary of components to be
+ affected by the command and then ask for permission to continue performing the action,
+ to prevent accidental changes. For unattended usage, this can be skipped by using the
+ \c --confirm-command option.