Re: Renaming a package
Daniel Kobras wrote:
> Method B
> Package: oldpkg
> Depends: newpkg
> /usr/share/doc/oldpkg -> /usr/share/doc/newpkg
> (and nothing else)
Does not this hit another bug in dpkg ?
It seems that empty old directories cannot be replaced by a
symlink without special pre/postinst script to help. My package
catched this bug and I had to workaround it (see #362487).
Note that my package does not use the directory (nor the symlink)
anymore, so the current package does not have the workaround in the