[sorry for the AOL re: DH_COMPAT mode 3 and dh_installdeb] also sprach Justin Pryzby <email@example.com> [2005.03.09.0036 +0100]: > If a file is provided by the package, then it is a conffile and > not only a configuration file. Yes. > OTOH, if maintainer scripts create the file (possibly from > a template in /usr/share/), then it is a configuration file but > not a conffile. The point is that the policy says that configuration files that are automatically generated must not be marked as conffiles. Yet the maintainer must ensure that they are treated as configuration files, with help from tools like ucf. -- Please do not send copies of list mail to me; I read the list! .''`. martin f. krafft <firstname.lastname@example.org> : :' : proud Debian developer, admin, user, and author `. `'` `- Debian - when you have better things to do than fixing a system Invalid/expired PGP subkeys? Use subkeys.pgp.net as keyserver!
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