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Re: [RFR] templates://watchdog/{templates}



On (08/06/07 18:59), Christian Perrier wrote:
> Please find, for review, the debconf templates of watchdog.
> 
> Template: watchdog/restart
> Type: boolean
> Default: false
> _Description: Restart watchdog on upgrades?
>  If the kernel is configured with the CONFIG_WATCHDOG_NOWAYOUT option,
>  restarting watchdog will cause a spurious reboot (the kernel will assume
>  that the watchdog daemon crashed).
> 

I think it should be mentioned that this is not the default in Debian.

Thanks,

James

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Index: tmp/templates
===================================================================
--- tmp.orig/templates	2007-06-09 13:58:04.000000000 +0100
+++ tmp/templates	2007-06-09 13:59:00.000000000 +0100
@@ -9,9 +9,9 @@
 Type: boolean
 Default: false
 _Description: Restart watchdog on upgrades?
- If the kernel is configured with the CONFIG_WATCHDOG_NOWAYOUT option,
- restarting watchdog will cause a spurious reboot (the kernel will assume
- that the watchdog daemon crashed).
+ If the kernel is configured with the CONFIG_WATCHDOG_NOWAYOUT option
+ (which is not the default in Debian), restarting watchdog will cause a
+ spurious reboot (the kernel will assume that the watchdog daemon crashed).
 
 Template: watchdog/module
 Type: string

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