Bug#647473: question about your patch
On Sun, Nov 6, 2011 at 6:23 AM, Holger Levsen <email@example.com> wrote:
> Hi Dave,
> +if [ "$1" = "remove" ]
> + rm -f /etc/xml/sgml-data.xml* || :
> + rm -f /etc/sgml/sgml-data* || :
> This patch seems to remove configuration files unconditionally on "remove".
> This seems wrong to me. Can you explain?
After sgml-data installation, the following files appear under /etc:
Upon removal, the last 3 remain, and ultimately cause the piuparts
failure. So, when removing the sgml-data package, I am removing
sgml-data files from etc.
Are you suggesting that i shouldn't use the wildcards? if not, what is