Re: Problems found by piuparts
On Mon, Feb 20, 2006 at 08:24:53AM +0200, Lars Wirzenius wrote:
> * Creating /usr/local/lib/foo in postinst, but not removing it
> in postrm.
I don't think that is a problem at all; the administrator ought to feel
free to be able to put things in (say) /usr/local/lib/firmware and not
have to worry that a full purge / install of the package which happened
to create that directory will wipe out things there.
`When any government, or any church for that matter, undertakes to say to
its subjects, "This you may not read, this you must not see, this you are
forbidden to know," the end result is tyranny and oppression no matter how
holy the motives' -- Robert A Heinlein, "If this goes on --"