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Re: Roadmap for the 1.15.x series

On Sat, 2009-08-22 at 10:19:09 +0200, Tollef Fog Heen wrote:
> ]] Guillem Jover 
> | * Extend conffile support, merge back ucf:
> | 
> |   - Store conffiles at install time.
> |     <http://wiki.debian.org/Teams/Dpkg/Proposals/ConffileDatabase>
> |   - Support registering configuration files.
> Could we add support for registering arbitrary files?  Quite a few
> packages generate files in their postinst script (e.g. byte-compilation
> of elisp, python), and being able to query for who owns it using dpkg -S
> would be useful.

Sure, it's on the TODO in git, forgot to add the list here.

There's also the pending discussion we have about classes. But I'd
rather concentrate on a first set of stuff to work on, I already
have a tendency to try to do too much, no need to worsen it. :)


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