Re: command -v in postinsts violating policy
> Does Debian explicitly support such a configuration? That's the point.
> I can symlink /bin/sh to /usr/bin/tcsh or /usr/bin/X11/XFree86 if I
> want, but that doesn't mean that the Debian packaging infrastructure
> offers to it for me via a debconf question, update-alternatives, or some
> similar mechanism.
This is relevant how? Policy is not being followed. In sid, we can
easily change policy, or we can easily change package scripts.
In woody, anyone who links /bin/sh to a shell allowed by debian-policy,
whether Debian zsh or a shell which they have compiled themselves, may
be suddenly deprived of installed documentation and other random things.
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