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Re: Bug#48717: dpkg: could be more useful wrt conffile diffs

Previously Yann Dirson wrote:
> Yes, but I'd expect more people to be familiar with diff ouput than
> with diff3 output :(

I actually implemented this partially. The main problem was that to do
this properly we need to keep a copy of the unmodified
configuration-file somewhere. Perhaps dpkg should copy them into
/var/lib/dpkg/conffiles or so?


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