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Re: killing daemons on package removal?

On Wed, Jan 17, 2001 at 10:10:36AM +0100 , Andreas Schuldei wrote:
> I scanned policy for this and did not find anything. 
> BTW: policy needs an index!

1) look at other daemon package how does it do
2) use brain :))

> Shouldn't packages which contain a daemon kill the deamon when
> the package is removed and not replaced with a newer one (like
> during upgrade)? If I deinstall a service I expect it to end.

normal is that the daemon is stopped in prerm.

				Petr Cech
Debian GNU/Linux maintainer - www.debian.{org,cz}

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