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Re: My recent bug's and continuing effort to debconf-ize Debian

On 01-Sep-2000 Colin Watson wrote:
> "Sean 'Shaleh' Perry" <shaleh@valinux.com> wrote:
>>I started this afternoon submitting bugs against packages which print
>>verbose output in their maintainer scripts.  The future that Debian
>>must take is to fully support debconf.  To further this goal I will
>>continue submitting patches to any package which prompts the user in a
>>maintainer script.
> Are you also reporting bugs against packages whose priority is higher
> than that of debconf? Is the plan eventually to raise debconf's priority
> to 'standard' or higher?

currently, any package which uses debconf depends on it.  Since most packages
need it in their postinst, this is perfectly reasonable. Once debconf gains
majority usage, I suspect joey will have it moved up.

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