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Re: configure a program -- debconf abuse?

On 05-Jul-05, 00:26 (CDT), Christian Perrier <bubulle@debian.org> wrote: 
> I beg to disagree here. As long as an appropriate priority is used
> (here, probably low) and the requirements mentioned by Petter are met
> too, I don't see why using debconf for its purpose would harm,
> actually.

If you use debconf, you can't use dpkg conffile handling, which I find a
disadvantage (speaking as a user/admin, not as a packager.)


Steve Greenland
    The irony is that Bill Gates claims to be making a stable operating
    system and Linus Torvalds claims to be trying to take over the
    world.       -- seen on the net

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