Re: Bits from the release team: the plans for etch
* Quoting Gabor Gombas (email@example.com):
> So, how can the administrator tell dpkg "do _not_ remove this account
> even if some package's postrm tries to purge it"? If there would be a
> method to mark some accounts out-of-reach for automatic removal, that
> would settle this issue I think.
The admin should know whether he messed with the
account and if he did just remove the package
instead of purging it. It's not like packages get
purged by themself.