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Re: May packages rm -rf subdirectories of /etc/ ?

>>>>> "Herbert" == Herbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au> writes:
    Herbert> Unfortunately dpkg does not handle the case where a
    Herbert> conffile ceases to exist in a later version of a package.
    Herbert> The conffile will be left on the system even after
    Herbert> purging.

That's why packages have maintainers and postrm scripts.


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