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Re: I am confused about configuration files

[Russ Allbery]
>> Is the only way to make sure that conffiles do not clutter filesystem to
>> remove them in maintainer's script on upgrade from previous version?
> I believe that's the case, although I'd like to get some confirmation
> before adding something to Policy 10.7.3 about this.  See Bug#470633.

It is the case.  See <URL:http://wiki.debian.org/DpkgConffileHandling>
for information on this.

Happy hacking,
Petter Reinholdtsen

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