Re: dpkg can't purge init script
On Thu, Aug 23, 2001 at 11:35:56AM +0200, Eric Van Buggenhaut wrote:
> > > *)
> > > echo "prerm called with unknown argument \`$1'" >&2
> > > exit 0
> > This should probably be "exit 1".
> Well, my script is the exact copy of the skeleton found in
> /usr/share/debhelper/dh_make/debian/prerm.ex where it is "exit 0"
Hmm. I still think I'm probably right; an error occurred.
> Again, /etc/init.d/superviser-server is a copy of the skeleton found in
> /usr/share/debhelper/debian/init.d.ex :
> Problem seems to be that prerm remove fails :
> Because :
> curitiba_POTATO:/# start-stop-daemon --stop --quiet --pidfile
> /var/run/superviser-server.pid --exec /usr/sbin/superviser-server.pl ; echo $?
> If you have any idea ...
As somebody pointed out in this thread, the call to start-stop-daemon
should use the --oknodo option.
Julian Gilbey, Dept of Maths, Queen Mary, Univ. of London
Debian GNU/Linux Developer, see http://people.debian.org/~jdg