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Re: breaking up base-config

Brian Mays wrote:
> Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org> wrote:
> > Base-config has always been a stopgap measure. The real plan is to allow
> > any package that needs to be configured when a newly installed debian
> > system boots up, to do (using debconf[1]). So the various bits of
> > base-config really belong in other packages:
>     [...]
> > * the pcmcia removal stuff in pcmcia (?)
> You want the pcmcia package to remove itself?  Is that allowable or even
> possible?

It's barely possible, probably not the best idea though. That's why the

I'll get back to you if I need you to do this. Maybe we'll come up with
something else (for debian-installer at least) that doesn't require
pcmcia to be removed.

see shy jo

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