Re: Package maintainer script policy.
I realized, of course, after sending the message, that the pre
and post inst scripts are run as root, while the binaries need never
be. I am getting senile. Hmm.
I guess we need to modify policy on this; and maybe require
that all pre and post install and rm scripts need to be scripts for
My boss just told the quote-of-the-day(TM) after talking to our
friendly IBM salesguy who said: "You've got be careful about getting
locked into open systems." Heh! Why don't I trust these people? :-)
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