Re: mass bug filing on packages that are blocking use of cdebconf
* Henrique de Moraes Holschuh (firstname.lastname@example.org) [050803 12:51]:
> On Wed, 03 Aug 2005, Julien BLACHE wrote:
> > I'll drop the dependency on debconf on these two packages, as it's
> > only used to purge some old debconf questions from the database.
> You can do that only if those old debconf questions were never in a stable
> release (i.e. they existed only during 'sid' and 'testing' development).
> Otherwise, you'll have to suffer then for a while yet.
No, you don't need the dependency even in that case. You can just make
the code only to run if there is debconf installed.