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Re: Problems with using debconf in init script...

(There's no need to cc me, I'm on the list)

On Mon, Jan 29, 2001 at 05:02:56PM -0800, Philippe Troin wrote:
> Anthony Towns <aj@azure.humbug.org.au> writes:
> > Use, umm, /etc/default/<service> then. See bug #66912, which should be
> > in policy version
> This does not apply to the case where the /etc/default/<service> file
> might be changed by debconf...

Why not? Just create /etc/default/<service> in the postinst instead of making
it a conffile...



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