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Re: Bug#454707: nethack -- Doesn't purge all files after piuparts Install+Upgrade+Purge test



>>>>> "Kumar" == Kumar Appaiah <a.kumar@alumni.iitm.ac.in> writes:

Hi Kumar,

    Kumar> As maintainer, it is for  you to decide, or query the release
    Kumar> managers in charge of  the goal[1]. However, the short answer
    Kumar> is  that the goal  is to have  the Etch version  installed ->
    Kumar> upgrade to sid/lenny -> subsequent purge remove all the files
    Kumar> belonging to the  package. Therefore, my recommendation would
    Kumar> be to purge the file  when the purge command is given, if the
    Kumar>  file exists.  That  way, you  are allowed  to keep  the file
    Kumar> during  the upgrade,  but remove it  only during  purge. Does
    Kumar> this sound sane?

Yes,  it sounds sane,  it's just  that I  would prefer  get rid  of this
useless file... I should have been more careful about this configuration
file when I  uploaded nethack-el 1:0.95.5-1, it would  have avoided this
mess.

Cheers,
Arnaud Fontaine

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