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Re: a debconf backend db finally...

>>>>> "ST" == Sam TH <sam@uchicago.edu> writes:

    ST> Yeah, but one of the beautiful things about XML is that you
    ST> don't need a DTD.  All you need to do to support that format
    ST> in my last email is register some callbacks with expat.  DTD's
    ST> might be nice for documentation, but are uneccessary for
    ST> writing the parser, and can certainly be created after the
    ST> fact (or never).

All Debian configuration files should be s-expressions, as God
intended. One (read) and you're done -- how's THAT for easy?

In fact, I think I'll go log bugs to that effect against each and
every package in sid.


Evan Prodromou

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