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Re: RFC: OpenRC as Init System for Debian

On May 11, Nikolaus Rath <Nikolaus@rath.org> wrote:

> > Wrong: since you have to copy the whole file to override it, and files 
> > in /lib have no conffiles handling, after an upgrade you will not know 
> > what was changed by you and what was changed upstream.
> I think everyone here agrees with that. The interesting case is when
> files in /etc/ can either explicitly include the /lib file, or
> implicitly override the /lib settings.
I do not know about any package which work this way, but there is any 
then the problem is not different from packages which support multiple 
configuration file fragments in /etc, ship the default configuration 
in /etc and allow it to be modified by other configuration fragments in 
/etc (e.g. Apache).


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