Re: Changing of behavior: How to tell the user?
On 2008-07-17 17:56 +0200, Justin Pryzby wrote:
> Another option is to create (only if it doesn't exist, and after doing
> a version number comparison with dpkg --compare-versions to see if
> this is a version where it should be created) /etc/defaults/cvsnt as a
> non-conffile configuration file, with the value CVSNTD determined by:
> . if it's an initial installation, "no";
> . otherwise, detect if cvslockd is running with s-s-d:
AFAICS, this last option won't quite work in the postinst, because
dh_installinit's snippet stops the daemon in the prerm script, see
#471060. But maybe it can be used in the preinst instead.