Re: Bug#193439: emacsen-common: debian-emacs-policy and package setup in conffile
On Wed, 11 Jun 2003 09:40:24 +0200, Kai Großjohann <email@example.com> said:
> Manoj Srivastava <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> A, this is against policy; users need to be able to modify _all_
>> configuration matter.
> But it is not configuration matter. It is simply required for
> getting the package to work at all. It doesn't make sense for users
> to remove it or change it, as removing or changing things would
> break the packages.
It is a configuration issue -- all you are saying is that an
unconfigured package shall not work. Fair enough.
Incidentally, the Debian policy has something to say about
what is to be considered configuration matter, as far as debian
packages are concerned.
Now and then an innocent man is sent to the Legislature.
Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com> <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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