Re: Webspace configuration
On 1 Nov 1996, Steve Dunham wrote:
> Mike Neuffer <mike@i-Connect.Net> writes:
> > It would have to be done by whatever www related package gets installed
> > first, so ALL www related the packages would need to include the
> > additional setup and link code........
> > This would probably create a lot of a mess.
> I believe that Lars was suggesting that the www related packages
> depend on some sort of http-server virtual package, so (hopefully) the
> links would be in place by the time the 'postinst' script of the
> www-related package gets run. The only way I see to do this properly
> is to have the links in the package, but mark them as configuration
> files (so they don't get overwritten). Would this work?
Yes, if all packages have as precondition a virtual package called for
example http-server which sets up the necessary structures it would
The problems would probably start, if you switch from one http server to
another and remove the old package.
Michael Neuffer i-Connect.Net, a Division of iConnect Corp.
mike@i-Connect.Net 14355 SW Allen Blvd., Suite 140
503.641.8774 Beaverton, OR 97005
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