Re: Common set of debconf templates
> > 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?
IIRC, a mess..:-)
and angry translators..