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Re: Packages should not Conflict on the basis of duplicate functionality

On Thu, Sep 30, 1999 at 02:16:31PM +1000, Craig Sanders wrote:
> to paraphrase:  i am against messing with the current default.  i am not
> against (indeed, i am in favour of) increasing choice.

There is currently no default -- it varies on a per-package basis.

> ... there are already way too many stupid questions in postinst scripts.

Agreed, in general.  On the other hand, slink was far worse than potato,
and a lot (most) of the questions I'm getting currently are conffiles.


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