Re: dpkg triggers
* Brian May
| On Thu, Mar 28, 2002 at 02:18:37AM +0100, Russell Coker wrote:
| > I'm working on a hack for dpkg to allow equivalent functionality to rpm
| > triggers.
| What applications does this have?
Recompile bytecode files when installing a new version/variant of an
interpreter (emacs, python), for instance. This is currently solved
by running /usr/lib/emacsen-common/emacs-package-install in postinst.
Python isn't really solved in a clean way.
I would love to see this, it could make a lot of things _much_ cleaner
Tollef Fog Heen
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