Re: It's Huntin' Season
Manoj Srivastava <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >>"Nicolas" == Nicolas Boullis <Boullis.Nicolas@libertysurf.fr> writes:
> Nicolas> Can't you test in preinst if this file is the one you shipped in th
> Nicolas> previous version ov the package ?
> You may not need to do it in preinst, since these files are
> created/updated in the postinst (which is the reason they can't be
> marked as conffiles in the first place).
Mime was included in the package, but wasn't marked.
> If you look at the script I posted, the user is not asked any
> questions if the file on the system is the same file that is
> currently being shipped. In the general case, I think this is good
> enough; if one cares, one can special case the md5sum of the last
> non-conffile one shipped and check that, but I hate special cases.
I'll look at your script.