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Bug#553277: afbackup-client: read-in-maintainer-script preinst:21

Package: afbackup-client
Version: 3.5.3-2
Severity: serious
User: lintian-maint@debian.org
Usertags: read-in-maintainer-script

 This maintainer script appears to use read to get information from the
 user. Prompting in maintainer scripts must be done by communicating through a
 program such as debconf which conforms to the Debian Configuration management
 specification, version 2 or higher.
 Refer to Debian Policy Manual section 3.9.1 (Prompting in maintainer scripts)
 for details.
,----[ 3.9.1 Prompting in maintainer scripts ]
| Package maintainer scripts may prompt the user if necessary. Prompting must be
| done by communicating through a program, such as debconf, which conforms to the
| Debian Configuration Management Specification, version 2 or higher.
| Packages which are essential, or which are dependencies of essential packages,
| may fall back on another prompting method if no such interface is available when
| they are executed.
| The Debian Configuration Management Specification is included in the
| debconf_specification files in the debian-policy package. 


-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (990, 'unstable'), (500, 'oldstable'), (500, 'stable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8) (ignored: LC_ALL set to en_US.UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages afbackup-client depends on:
pn  afbackup-common        <none>            (no description available)
ii  debianutils            3.2.1             Miscellaneous utilities specific t
ii  libc6                  2.10.1-3          GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libssl0.9.8            0.9.8k-5          SSL shared libraries
ii  tcsh [c-shell]         6.14.00-7         TENEX C Shell, an enhanced version
ii  zlib1g                 1: compression library - runtime

afbackup-client recommends no packages.

Versions of packages afbackup-client suggests:
pn  afbackup                      <none>     (no description available)
ii  sharutils                     1:4.6.3-3  shar, unshar, uuencode, uudecode

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