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.