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Re: xntp3: init script is not very policy-compliant

Nicolás Lichtmaier wrote:
>  I think we need a way to install a package without automatically having its
> server part configured and running. This is needed in many packages (e.g.:
> ssh).

I agree. This is also an issue when you do something like 
dpkg --root=/mnt -i foo.deb -- when you do that, you don't typically want
the daemon to be started.

Maybe there could be a dpkg option that sets an environment variable visible
inside the maintainer scripts that says daemons should not be stopped or 

see shy jo

I'm on a long trip, pardon any delays in my reply.

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