Bug#238301: After installer has run many debconf questions are not seeded
Version: As of 20040412
During the installer run many packages (for example, setserial) appear
to get installed without their debconf configuration scripts being run.
This means that when the packages get upgraded they prompt for
While this is probably mostly OK for a stable release since upgrades are
infrequent I can see this creating problems with security updates and
point releases as well which is probably undesirable.
-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
APT prefers unstable
APT policy: (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: powerpc (ppc)
Kernel: Linux 2.4.22-powerpc
Locale: LANG=en_GB.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8