On Thu, Mar 17, 2011 at 05:21:55PM +0100, Mathieu Malaterre wrote: > Dear mentors, > > I am trying to fix the following errors on the dcmtk package: > > 0m18.3s ERROR: FAIL: Package purging left files on system: > /var/lib/dcmtk not owned > /var/lib/dcmtk/db not owned > > /var/lib/dcmtk/db is a special directory. This is the location where > incoming DICOM files are stored on disk. So this directory should IMHO > only be removed when the user really understand what it does. when and > how should I remove this directory ? Add a postrm script that checks if the user is really purging your package (check if [ "$1" = 'purge' ]) and, if so, remove the directory, assuming that the user who specifically issued a purge request really understands what she's doing to the package and all of its data files :) G'luck, Peter -- Peter Pentchev firstname.lastname@example.org roam@FreeBSD.org email@example.com PGP key: http://people.FreeBSD.org/~roam/roam.key.asc Key fingerprint FDBA FD79 C26F 3C51 C95E DF9E ED18 B68D 1619 4553 This sentence every third, but it still comprehensible.
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