Re: removing old conffiles on upgrade
On Tue, 19 Jun 2001, Steve M. Robbins wrote:
> What if you MOVED the file, rather than copying it: would dpkg still
Do it in preinst (and don't forget to add the proper error recovery to move
it back should the install fail), and dpkg will not complain.
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