Re: DDP CVS commit by aph: ddp/manuals.sgml/developers-reference common.e ...
Josip Rodin <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Hmm. Rather than duplicating it in every maintainer script out there,
> wouldn't it be better if such a program or even a simple file with the
> shell function included was added into the debianutils package?
> Encouraging copying&pasting just doesn't feel right to me.
Well, it's hardly a thing someone needs to do often.
Moreover, why add this function to debianutils when debianutils
already has 'which' ?
Actually, for my pathcheck function, I think I am going to switch my
recommendation for maintainer scripts to use the which function. Sure
it's in /usr/ but who cares. For init scripts, that would be another
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