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Re: Correct method for aborting package installation from maintainer scripts

On Sat, Feb 03, 2001 at 11:05:05PM -0500, Matt Zimmerman wrote:

> What is the best practice in this situation?  In the case where apt and
> preconfiguration are being used, I could have the config script abort.  Is
> that my only option?  What about users who don't use apt, or don't use
> preconfiguration?

I just realized that an abnormal exit from .config will not cause
dpkg-preconfigure to fail.  What to do?

 - mdz

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