Re: Can/should debconf notes still be used?
Steve Langasek <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I would rather suggest that this is not a policy violation; policy does say
> that "local changes" must be preserved, but a) if the config files were
> deleted by tetex this is not a "local change", b) I don't think the
> requirement to preserve local changes was ever meant to be taken as "admins
> have an inalienable right to screw up a package's installation, and packages
> must not try to correct for this", which seems to be the case you're
That way to look at it makes me feel much better...
Dr. Frank Küster
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX/TeXLive)