Bug#859403: XKBOPTIONS="terminate:ctrl_alt_bksp" is lost on dpkg-reconfigure
On Mon, Apr 03, 2017 at 04:50:39PM +0200, Harald Dunkel wrote:
> Sorry, but this is not reasonable. If I violated some syntax,
> then it could tell me.
| This file is processed as a shell script. Therefore, the second
| assignment overrides the first one.
is not a syntax violation
> Please note that the postinst script created a new file with the same
> bad syntax (2 XKBOPTIONS lines).
Valid syntax ...
| > If I chose [yes], then the
| > XKBOPTIONS="terminate:ctrl_alt_bksp"
| > is lost.
| This is expected. Try this instead:
Please report it that was/is the correct "append" 
And try to cope with the fact
that dpkg-reconfigure and/or postinst scripts
are not "syntax repair helpers".
 yes, I take the risc that I imply that
the original append was incorrect, or even *plain wrong*
Leven en laten leven