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Re: Debconf question

J?r?me Marant wrote:
>   I have a package using debconf. This package is restarting a daemon
>   in its postinst after generating configuration scripts.
>   When I run dpkg-reconfigure, I would like to regenerate configuration
>   scripts and restart the daemon.
>   Am I allow to do this in a config script ("reconfigure" section) ?

Your postinst will also be called when you reconfigure. In general a
well-designed package should automatically reconfigure when using
debconf; it's really no different than forcing a reinstall of the

see shy jo

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