Re: Ideas wrt debconf templates checks
"Adam D. Barratt" <firstname.lastname@example.org> 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 (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>