Re: Common set of debconf templates
On Mon, Oct 11, 2004 at 07:36:40AM +0200, Christian Perrier wrote:
> SHARED TEMPLATES
> It's actually possible to have a template and a question that
> are shared among a set of packages. All the packages have to
> provide an identical copy of the template in their templates
> files. This can be useful if a bunch of packages need to ask
> the same question, and you only want to bother the user with it
> once. Shared templates are generally put in the shared/
> pseudo-directory in the debconf tem- plate namespace.
What happens when the template changes in the template package but is
out of sync in the other packages?