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Re: Protecting user changes in developer scripts handled files

On Sun, 3 Feb 2002, Manoj Srivastava wrote:

> >>"Nicolas" == Nicolas Boullis <Boullis.Nicolas@libertysurf.fr> writes:
>  Nicolas> On Sun, Feb 03, 2002 at 02:30:09PM -0600, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
>  >>
>  >> Once the script has incorporated comments generated from this
>  >> forum, it shall be packaged -- either as a stand alone package, or a
>  >> part of some other, preferably essential, package.
>  Nicolas> Why essential?
> 	So one would not have to add yet another dependency. However,
>  this script may well be integrated into dpkg after woody, so
>  this is moot.

The PreDepends would still be needed.  Even if it is essential.  A package
would get upgraded from an older system that doesn't have the package that
contains this script.

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