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Re: FWD: When conffiles get cut adrift



On Fri, Sep 06, 2002 at 10:19:38PM +0300, Richard Braakman wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 06, 2002 at 11:17:26AM -0700, Michael Cardenas wrote:
> > I would suggest that in this case:
> > 
> > # old-postrm upgrade new-version 
> > 
> > that the maintainer should check for an upgrade to a version in which
> > the conffile no longer exists, and use debconf to ask the user wether
> > or not they would like the conffile removed.
> 
> Debian developers have many superpowers, but time travel is not one of them :-)
> 
> Richard Braakman
> 

LOL!

right. sorry. how about this one?

# new-preinst upgrade old-version 

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