Re: debconf making package removal fail because of warnings issues by an earlier called program (in postrm)
Frans Pop <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Daniel Leidert wrote:
> If I understand this case correctly then the problem is quite likely that
> this message
>>> Unknown media type in type '...'
> is output to stdout instead of stderr.
> Programs/scripts that have to be able to run under debconf are not allowed
> to output to or read input from stdout/stdin.
Afaiui the program is not running /under/ debconf, it is started (and
supposed to be stopped) before debconf is initialized.
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