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[LCFC] templates://watchdog/{templates}

This is the last call for comments for the review of debconf
templates for watchdog.

The reviewed templates will be sent on Thursday, June 21, 2007 to the package
maintainer as a bug report and a mail will be sent to this list with
"[BTS]" as a subject tag.


Template: watchdog/run
Type: boolean
Default: true
_Description: Start watchdog at boot time?
 Please specify whether watchdog should be started as part of the boot
 process. This can be changed later by editing /etc/default/watchdog.

Template: watchdog/restart
Type: boolean
Default: false
_Description: Restart watchdog on upgrades?
 If the kernel is configured with the CONFIG_WATCHDOG_NOWAYOUT option
 (which is not the default setting), restarting watchdog will cause a
 spurious reboot (the kernel will assume that the watchdog daemon

Template: watchdog/module
Type: string
Default: none
_Description: Watchdog module to preload:
 Please choose which watchdog module should be preloaded before
 starting watchdog. The 'softdog' module should be suited for all
 installations. Enter 'none' if you don't want the script to load
 a module.

Source: watchdog
Section: admin
Priority: extra
Maintainer: Michael Meskes <meskes@debian.org>
Build-Depends: debhelper (>> 4.1.13), po-debconf (>= 0.5.0)
Standards-Version: 3.6.2

Package: watchdog
Architecture: any
Depends: ${shlibs:Depends}, ${misc:Depends}, makedev (>= 2.3.1-24) | devfsd | udev
Description: software watchdog
 The watchdog program writes to /dev/watchdog every ten seconds.  If
 the device is opened but not written to within a minute, the machine
 will reboot. This feature is available when the kernel is built with
 'software watchdog' support (standard in Debian kernels).
 The ability to reboot will depend on the state of the machine
 and interrupts.

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