Re: mass bug filing about packages manipulating/deleting shipped files
On 2012-09-18 09:53, Andreas Beckmann wrote:
The mirror package applies some patches during postinst to conform with
Wouldn't it be better to ship the "source" in /usr/share/mirror/source/,
copy these to /var/lib/mirror/ during postinst and apply the patch there
and ship symlinks to /var/lib/mirror/* in /usr/bin, /usr/share/mirror?
These seem to be some state/registry/... files that are updated during
What should we do with these? Unfortunately I didn't find a policy
reference that forbids this ...