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Re: configure a program -- debconf abuse?

On 7/9/05, Petter Reinholdtsen <pere@hungry.com> wrote:
> [Olaf van der Spek]
> > Isn't debconf a bit 'expensive' just to allow pre-seeding?
> No, it is amazingly cheap and simple.  

Don't debconf questions need to be translated?

> Did you have any cheaper
> suggestions?

Nothing concrete at the moment.

> Having one consistent way to provide install time configuration is
> important to be able to share configuration settings across custom
> debian distributions, and also to reduce the complexity in the
> individual custom debian distributions.

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