Re: debmake 3.5.16 (source all) uploaded to master
On Fri, 20 Nov 1998, Joey Hess wrote:
> Santiago Vila wrote:
> > * debstd: According to policy, do not make postinst or postrm scripts to
> > tweak any configuration files in /etc.
> > * debstd(1): Document the change.
> I just wonder how many packages this breaks. [...]
You are absolutely right.
I asked myself about this too (after the upload) and I agree with you and
Adam that this is maybe a too radical change for slink.
After all, it is not 100% clear what policy says (see Bug #29770),
so I'm going to upload a new debmake that just warns, for now.
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