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Re: Bug#176506: Make debconf mandatory for prompting the user

>>"Adrian" == Adrian Bunk <bunk@fs.tum.de> writes:

 Adrian> On Thu, Jan 16, 2003 at 02:25:40AM +0100, Josip Rodin wrote:
 >> And putting a "must" in the Policy magically fixes all such issues?

 Adrian> It doesn't magically fix something.

 Adrian> Policy should document current good practice.

	Policy documents current practice. The developers reference
 documents good practice.

	Additionally, policy is not supposed to change so as to make a
 significant number of packages instantly buggy.

	Given these caveats, I am in favour of moving packages over to debconf.

 My apologies if I sound angry.  I feel like I'm talking to a
 void. Avery Pennarun
Manoj Srivastava   <srivasta@debian.org>  <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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