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Re: Debconf and XFree86 X servers

Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org> writes:

> [Please direct any XFree86-specific followup to debian-x.]
> On Sat, Jul 05, 2003 at 08:46:00AM -0400, Theodore Ts'o wrote:
> > Yet another reasons for wanting to decouple installation and
> > configuration is if some hardware company (such as VA^H^H Emperor
> > Linux) wishes to ship Debian pre-installed on the system.  In that
> > case, installation happens at the factory, and not when the user
> > receives it in his/her hot little hands.

So they should just provide a "setup.sh" script that calls
dpkg-reconfigure for relevant packages again.

Otherwise just type in "dpkg-reconfigure --all" and spend hours
configuring your system as much as you like.


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