Re: It's Huntin' Season
>>"Adam" == Adam Heath <email@example.com> writes:
Adam> No, they should be blamed. Debian Policy is very blunt in this
Adam> manner. Files in /etc are configuration files. Files in /etc
Adam> shipped in debs are conffiles, and must not be modified by
And where exactly does Emacs policy contradict this?
Adam> Configuration files(of which conffiles are a subset) must
Adam> maintain user edits.
Adam> It's really very plain.
Quite. What is not so plain is where this rant is coming from.
Adam> You can't ignore one policy in favor of another. Emacs Policy
Adam> extends Debian Policy, it doesn't subplant it.
yeah, yeah. Either provide some basis for this, or get this
off the list.
"There is a coherent plan in the universe, though I don't know what
it's a plan for." Fred Hoyle
Manoj Srivastava <firstname.lastname@example.org> <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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