Re: /usr/local (again)
>> Another possibility would be to have a script that runs immediately when
>> you select the package using "dselect", before the package is unpacked, and
>> squirrels away your input for later. Of course, we'd have to run it from
>> "dpkg" if "dselect" was not used.
>> Discussion, please?
>I'd like some (easy) way of storing answers to questions. The
>questions and answers could be shared between packages, when
>suitable. One such question would be whether the local admin
>wants to allow creation of the empty directories in /usr/local.
Also, if done in a careful manner, this 'answer' database could be
moved to another machine to help automate it's customization.
Richard W Kaszeta Graduate Student/Sysadmin
firstname.lastname@example.org University of MN, ME Dept