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Re: Ideas wrt debconf templates checks

"Adam D. Barratt" <adam@adam-barratt.org.uk> writes:

> Looking through the current checks, the patch could probably be safely
> reduced by simply running the main checks against all of the maintainer
> scripts, rather than just config and postinst; there are a couple of
> checks which are specific to individual scripts, but the majority of
> them are issues whichever script they occur in.

Yeah, I think the current Lintian behavior is due to an incorrect
optimization, assuming that other maintainer scripts won't use debconf.
Broadening the checks seems like a good idea to me.

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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