Re: automatic apache alias configuration
> Alias /fibusql /usr/share/fibusql
> is required in /etc/apache[-ssl]/httpd.conf.
> AFAICS there are those options:
> 1. not configuring the alias automatically at all, but only write a
> note to README.Debian (and possibly a debconf note)
> 2. ask whether the alias should be installed and removed automatically
> in the maintainer scripts.
> 2.1 in httpd.conf (as seems to be the convention, since all other
> *.conf recommend to only use httpd.conf)
> 2.2 srm.conf (as e. g. gcdb does)
> 2.3 My own fibusql.conf (included by httpd.conf, so the latter
> still has to be modified)
I think (1) would be the best solution. The Apache configuration
is rather complicated, as you pointed out. So I think it's just
impossible to do it right automatically.
I would write a note to README.Debian and show a debconf note
to the user.