Re: NEVER remove log files without asking
Matthew Palmer writes:
> It would be kinda cool on occasion, but I think the current rule is
> practically sufficient -- remove makes the package inoperative by deleting
> the "static" parts of a package, purge should get rid of all traces of the
> package from your system.
Policy says that purge is to remove all files created by dpkg or the
maintainer scripts plus all logs. That's a long way from "rid all traces".
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