Bug#361872: debconf-copydb: Trashes debconf database in /target
On Tue, Jun 20, 2006 at 03:31:14PM +0200, Frans Pop wrote:
> Joey applied this patch yesterday and today I've built cdebconf for the
> new version and after that a mini.iso including that.
> When pkgsel is run, the debconf database is still being trashed...
> /me is confused
Ouch, that's not good.
The simplest test for this is to open debconf-copydb.c, remove the setenv()
call and see if you still get the warnings about unknown field names. That's
what used to happen, at least, so you can see if there really is a change or
if something else has happened...
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