Re: Bug#68661: Should not remove pager's alternative on upgrade
>>>>> "Brian" == Brian May <email@example.com> writes:
Brian> Why is this "status auto", and not "status manual"? I get
Brian> the opinion, looking through the postinst script of Kaffe
Brian> that this means Kaffe will automatically become the default
Brian> on the next upgrade. Am I right, or am I right?
Status 'auto' means the sysadmin has not come along and ^%$^)(*&% with
the entries in /etc/alternatives. Status 'manual' means they have.
You're right, though. The next time
update-alternatives --config java
gets run, kaffe will become the default.
Stephen (jdk maintainer)
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