Re: Bug#193439: emacsen-common: debian-emacs-policy and package setup in conffile
Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 12 Jun 2003 15:40:47 +0200, Kai Großjohann <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> > But the situation that Emacs stops working after "dpkg --purge
> > gnus", say, MUST be changed.
> This is the second time you have mentioned this foul
> canard. Please demonstrate why purging (or even removing) Gnus causes
> a problem, or withdraw these baseless charges of incompetence.
> getting irritated at unsubstantiated accusations
I really think he's using gnus as an elsip package picked at random to
illlustrate that some packages break when you --remove them (everything
is fine when you --purge). The broken packages must be due to following
some template file; grep for "Nils Naumann" in there...
Kai is not a DD, just a very competent emacs person. Please cut him