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Re: Policy documentation on debconf

On Sun, Dec 25, 2005 at 09:23:23PM -0600, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> On Sun, 25 Dec 2005 19:59:07 -0200, Rogério Brito <rbrito@ime.usp.br> said: 
>> On Dec 25 2005, Lionel Elie Mamane wrote:

>>> Ah yeah, this seems to contain the information. Thanks a lot. Is
>>> there a good reason it is not in the policy?

>         Policy is not the place to put documentation that belongs to
>  packages?

How can specifying when and with what arguments a maintainer script
gets run belong to a package? If it does, why isn't
{pre,post}{rm,inst} documentation in dpkg's documentation rather than
in the policy?


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