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If you also set the --email value to your own address, a recap e-mail will be sent to you once the installation is done.

List of arguments

Here is the list of arguments for index_cli.php as of version 1.6:

NameDefault settingDescription
--languageenlanguage iso code
--db_clear1 (true)Drop existing tables
--db_create0 (false)Create the database if it does not exist yet
--namePrestaShopName of the shop
--email[email protected] 
--license0 (false)Show PrestaShop's license
--newsletter1 (true)Subscribe administrator to PrestaShop's newsletter
--send_email1 (true)Send an email to the administrator after installation