Re: Bug#189566: amavisd-new: bad interaction with package amavis-ng
On Fri, Apr 18, 2003 at 09:33:01PM +0200, email@example.com wrote:
> Package: amavisd-new
> Version: 20021227p2-5
> Severity: grave
Grave would seem to be a bit of an overkill? amavisd-new still works OK
for the majority of users...
> - amavis-ng is installed (I used version 0.1.6.2-1),
> - and amavisd-new previously had been installed but now only its
> config-files are present,
> the init-scripts of _both_ packages start the program
I really don't know what to do about this bug. I think the
same thing has happened before with similar situations, but
I don't know what was decided.
Both init-scripts check for the existance of /usr/sbin/amavisd,
and assume it is their version of the program and will run it.
I believe amavis-ng and amavisd-new already conflict, so that isn't the
The problem is that when replacing amavis-ng with amavisd-new,
amavis-ng will leave behind /etc/init.d/<conffiles> that conflict with
Brian May <firstname.lastname@example.org>