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Re: It's Huntin' Season

>>"John" == John H Robinson, IV <jhriv@ucsd.edu> writes:

 John> On Fri, Feb 01, 2002 at 05:07:26PM -0600, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
 >> On further inspection, one does not need special case code in
 >> the script: you just need to ship the old md5sum file in your package

 John> looking at your script, it did not seem to be the case, but i will ask
 John> anyway:

 John> does it support a multiple set of potential md5sums? if no, then it's
 John> better than nothing, and i do not see a pressing need to add that.

	No, it does not. I meant this script to be a general purpose
 conffile provider, with some recovery provisions for transitioning
 from a broken package that did not preserve configuration files. I
 did not mean it to be a script that does not ask a singlke question
 despite trying to recover from an extraordinary situation.

 Oblivion together does not frighten me, beloved. Thalassa (in Anne
 Mulhall's body), "Return to Tomorrow", stardate 4770.3.
Manoj Srivastava   <srivasta@debian.org>  <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
1024R/C7261095 print CB D9 F4 12 68 07 E4 05  CC 2D 27 12 1D F5 E8 6E
1024D/BF24424C print 4966 F272 D093 B493 410B  924B 21BA DABB BF24 424C

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