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Re: debconf making package removal fail because of warnings issues by an earlier called program (in postrm)



Frans Pop <elendil@planet.nl> 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.
cu andreas

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