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Re: postinst, config and preinst

On Sun, 2004-12-19 at 13:57 +0100, Matthijs Mohlmann wrote:
> Hey,
> I'm preparing an upgrade path to the new pdns and want something to
> know. According to the debian policy:
> The preinst and postinst are called this way:
> preinst upgrade installed-version
> postinst configure most-recent-configured-version
> When i do an upgrade of that package and i try to echo $2 then there is
> now installed-version or most-recent-configured-version ?
hmm of course. I've changed pdns to pdns-server and made pdns a virtual

Is there a easy way to check which version is installed of pdns instead
of pdns-server ?

> I'm now going to check if the /etc/powerdns/pdns.conf exists. But i
> think this isn't the recommended way to do.
> Am i missing something or what ?
> Matthijs Mohlmann
> PS: I'm still searching for a sponsor who want to upload this and want
> to guide me to the new maintainers process.

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