Bug#657904: console-setup: Shouldn't console-setup package put files in /usr/share/doc/console-setup?
> This is unfortunate. README.fonts existed in old versions of
> console-setup and it is simply impossible to update automatically the
> comments in the configuration files. The new configuration files say
Ah, thank you, now I think I know what happened. I had edited the
configuration file of an earlier version and then always answered that
I wanted to keep my changed version instead of installing the new
> So you are advised to check these manual pages instead of README.fonts.
Advice taken, thank you.
> In fact the directory /usr/share/doc/console-setup must be a link to
> /usr/share/doc/keyboard-configuration and it shouldn't be empty. Is it
> indeed empty?
It was, but then I did:
# apt-get purge console-setup
# apt-get update
# apt-get install console-setup
Now it's no longer empty. Sorry for the fire drill.