Re: postinst scripts failing because a new conffile wasn't accepted: Is it a bug?
Henning Makholm <email@example.com> wrote:
> In the long run, the user-friendly solution is probably to offer (via
> a debconf question that defaults to 'yes') to automatically rewrite
> the conffile to take the change into account.
That can only be done if we change our policy with respect to maintainer
scripts changing of conffiles; and that I would not want unless
something like ucf does is integrated in dpkg.
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