Re: /var/state ?
In article <19980903095210.E9228@wau.mis.ah.nl>, Paul Slootman <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I've used /var/state, and I don't add anything to smb.conf
> automatically or ask anything during install.
> However, if there was
> already a linpopup entry in smb.conf, but commented out, I re-enable
> it. On deinstallation I turn it into a comment, with an appropriate
> marker so that I can find it again. I feel that changing smb.conf on
> deinstallation is justified by the fact that otherwise error
> messages will appear in samba's logs.
No, changing smb.conf at all is a Policy violation. You cannot touch
smb.conf (since it is a configuration file of another package) at all.
.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>