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Re: Making zope Pre-Depends on zopectl

On Fri, Oct 31, 2003 at 01:54:26AM +1000, Anthony Towns wrote:
I see... In the end there is no way to rely on a non-essential package in the
purge phase...
> > Why not just have zopectl store the location in some fixed file that
> > zope's postrm reads?
> Or have "prerm remove" run zopectl and save the output somewhere in /var,
> and "postrm purge" delete the stuff listed in that file, then delete
> that file?

I don't like this kind of solutions, but it seems that i've not many choices.
Now i wander, wouldn't it be a good wishlist to have a way to tell dpkg to
remove a package A after B has been purged? Post-Depends? Are there any other
packages with a situation similar to Zope?

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