Re: Problems with logrotation
On Tue, 20 Apr 1999 11:35:30 +0200, Balazs Scheidler <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> Now if this given package is updated, dpkg will not find the moved
> file, an d will happily install the new version distributed in the
> .deb file - and the old one will still exist.
Not to detract from the rest of what you say, but this is not the case
(or if it is the case, it's just a bug). Quoting from the packaging
However, note that `dpkg' will _not_ replace a conffile that was
removed by the user (or by a script).