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Re: DEBIAN_FRONTEND env.var case sensitivity

Previously Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> Isn't the DEBIAN_FRONTEND content case insensitive?  At least debconf
> seem to be.

Only for backwards compatibility, which will most likely not be done
anymore after woody. The name of the frontend is documented to be
lowercase, and that is what everyone should use. 


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