Bug#403649: debian-policy: Should clarify package availability in "postrm remove"
forcemerge 504880 403649
Frank Küster wrote:
> Current Policy says:
> ,---- 7.2 Binary Dependencies
> | The Depends field should also be used if the postinst, prerm or
> | postrm scripts require the package to be present in order to
> | run. Note, however, that the postrm cannot rely on any
> | non-essential packages to be present during the purge phase.
> I suggest to add to the second sentence: ", and that only the postinst
> script can rely on the package to be configured."
Does the patch in  look reasonable?