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Broken dpkg.cfg?

Hi all,

(I posted this to debian-user yesterday but got no bites. I'm hoping to have more luck with the debian-devel group.)

From the Debian FAQ 8.5:

If you'd like to log all your dpkg invokations (even those done using frontends like aptitude), you could add

     log /var/log/dpkg.log

to your /etc/dpkg/dpkg.cfg.

But, like, this doesn't work and stuff:

# cat /etc/dpkg/dpkg.cfg
log /var/log/dpkg.log
# dpkg -l
dpkg: configuration error: unknown option log: Success

How is this really supposed to work? (And why does it say "Success" when it exits with an error? Success at generating an error?)

Btw, I'm running Sarge.

Thanks for your help,

Michael Peek

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