Re: postinst scripts failing because a new conffile wasn't accepted: Is it a bug?
Scripsit Frank Küster <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Henning Makholm <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Do you mean that every package that offers to edit conffiles based on
>> debconf questions is policy-buggy?
> Of course, see 10.7.3:
> | These two styles of configuration file handling must not be mixed, for
> | that way lies madness: dpkg will ask about overwriting the file every
> | time the package is upgraded.
This rationale does not apply to the case we are discussing.
Henning Makholm "De kan rejse hid og did i verden nok så flot
Og er helt fortrolig med alverdens militær"