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Re: Debconf or not debconf

Julien LEMOINE <speedblue@debian.org> wrote:
> I received a bug report on stunnel package from an user [1] that
> complained about the fact that I didn't warning about the new
> /etc/default/stunnel file introduced in package (thereis a note in
> README.Debian and in changelog).

> Since debconf is not really appreciated for this use, what is the
> best solution ? Inform users with debconf or give them informations
> only in changelog and README.Debian ?

Is this just the usual default file for modifying the init-script's
behaviour, i.e. will the package just continue to work as it did if
the user does not know about it?

If yes, perhaps a comment in the init-script would be helpful.
         cu andreas

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