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Re: It's Huntin' Season

On Sun, Feb 03, 2002 at 04:35:21PM +0100, Nicolas Boullis wrote:

> I don't know of any good reason to use such a script on a regular basis,
> instead of declaring a conffile. If there are some, please explain me.

man debconf.

> I would have suggested to use a (probably dirty) simple hack such as
> this preinst :

Why would you want to duplicate all of this error-prone code in every
package, and not give the user the opportunity to use the new config file
from the package?

 - mdz

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