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Re: Debconf or not debconf

On Tue, Jul 01, 2003 at 09:17:40PM +0200, Artur R. Czechowski wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 01, 2003 at 05:12:22PM +0200, Julien LEMOINE wrote:
> > 	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 ?
> Important changes should be announced to user during installation/upgrade.
> Some of the packages complying with this tradition are: ssh, inn2.
> Ssh doing it with debconf.

debconf notes are a major hassle. I'd prefer to get rid of a fair amount
of ssh's use of debconf.

Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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