Re: Release update
Scripsit "cobaco (aka Bart Cornelis)" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > As I understand this (correct me if I'm wrong), when update-rc.d
> > is called (.postinst ?) by a package, it is unable to know if it's
> > performing an install (create the links) or an update (don't touch
> > anything).
> I'm probably missing something, but is their any reason way it doesn't just
> check whether the /etc/init.d/<package> script is there?
It wouldn't learn anything by checking - when postinst runs, the
script is *always* there (unless the sysadmin has forcefully removed
it even from /etc/init.d/, which seems a little extreeme).
Henning Makholm "They discussed old Tommy Somebody and Jerry Someone Else."