Bug#568313: Suggestion: forbid the use of dpkg-statoverride in postinst scripts, except for --list
On Wed, 03 Feb 2010, Brandon wrote:
> I bet there will be several. On my system currently, xcdroast and
I think this is a holdover from when xcdroast asked a debconf
question; it's probably a bug that that code is still there... file
> xsendmail use stat overrides unnecessarily.
I don't know about an xsendmail package; sendmail itself doesn't do
this. (Or at least, it doesn't any more.)
The reason why I'm asking this question is because before policy is
changed into a must requirement, someone should have found out which
packages will be instantly RC buggy.
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