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Re: What to do about /etc/debian_version

On Fri, Jan 05, 2001 at 08:07:44AM -0500, Michael Stone wrote:
> Screw it, just kill the file. We don't have a mechanism for coping with
> it.

I've seen third-party software install scripts use the file to determine
which Linux distribution it's running on.

The idea is that the first face shown to people is one they can readily
accept - a more traditional logo. The lunacy element is only revealed
subsequently, via the LunaDude. [excerpted from the Lunatech Identity Manual]

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