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Re: lintian warnings (help)

Turbo Fredriksson wrote:
> This is the line in the postinst:
> ----- s n i p p -----
> TMP_FILE=`mktemp -q /tmp/$0.XXXXXX`
> if [ $? -ne 0 ]; then
>     echo "$0: Can't create temp file, exiting..."
>     exit 1
> fi
> ----- s n i p p -----
> What have I missed? (This is _EXACLY_ as it says in the 'mktemp' manual
> page!!!)

Yes, that should be safe. Lintian probably just does a simple check. You
should mail the maintainers and ask for a lintian "override" for your

see shy jo

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