Re: RFR: debsums debconf templates
I'm unsure who wants CCs. Taking best guess...
Justin B Rye <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> _Description: Should debsums files be automatically generated by apt-get?
> Not all packages contain debsums information. However, debsums can be
> configured so that apt will automatically generate debsums files for
> installed packages. This may be useful for checking system integrity
> later, though it should not be relied on as a security measure.
"automatically" should apply to "generated" not "be" or "will".
Also, this sounds like configuring apt to call debsums - isn't it?
"but" seems clearer than "though" and it's not used already.
"relied on" or "relied upon"?
_Description: Should debsums files be generated automatically by apt-get?
Not all packages contain debsums information. However, apt can be
configured to generate debsums files for installed packages
automatically. This may be useful for checking system integrity
later, but it should not be relied upon as a security measure.
> > Template: debsums/dailycron
> > Type: boolean
> > Default: true
> > _Description: Run daily debsums security check?
> > By default, a cronjob will verify every package's checksum information
> > every night to make sure that none of the files have changed since the
> > package was installed.
> > .
> > This security check takes some time to run but is highly recommended.
Maybe change "Run" to "Install" - execution depends on there being a
cron running, doesn't it?
Other than that, this one looks fine to me.
Hope that helps,
MJ Ray (slef)
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