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Re: /bin/sh diversions

On Wed, Aug 01, 2007 at 10:38:41PM +0200, Adeodato Simó wrote:
> > > >   Then he'll be able to move /bin/sh symlink on bash if he wants to.

> > > Right.  Hence that's the point for the user to change /bin/sh.  :)

> > > I have no problem with dash being the default.  I was just defending our
> > > committment to let the user change /bin/sh if they want to.

> >   Yes, I never thought we were about to remove the fact that /bin/sh was
> > a symlink that the user could be able to change whenever he wants. I
> > don't think debconf questions or alike are wise FWIW though.

> So how will be that achieved in a way that's persistant across upgrades,
> if both debconf and alternatives are being rejected?


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