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Re: Debconf question

Michael Vogt wrote:
> I am working on debconf support for libnss-ldap and libpam-ldap.
> Since both share some common information (ldap-server and ldap-base-dn)
> I want to have a shared debconf entry (say shared/ldapns/ldap-server,base-dn).
> I tryed adding this to the template and config file of both packages and
> hoped that after installing one lib, "db_get shared/ldapns/ldap-server"
> for the other lib would return the value entered in the first lib.
> But it didn't work. Any help would appreciated :)

Hm. That should work. Any package can access the values of any question in
the debconf database.

see shy jo

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