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Re: [Help] Transition "Link in /usr/doc/"

Amaya wrote:
> Hi there, Stefan
> Stefan Huehner wrote:
>> i think lintian has a check for this issue. Please look into [1] if
>> this is what you need.
>> http://lintian.debian.org/reports/Tpostinst-should-not-set-usr-doc-link.html
> Great pointer. 
> I guess what I also really need is to find out what packages had this
> "ln -s" in the postinst in the past, because if they are not handling
> the link removal upon upgrade, then users will have that link there
> forever, but it will go unnoticed, as no link is created, in new
> instalations of the package. 
> As not all packages use debhelper, I also have no idea how to handle
> this globally.

Isn't this one of the use cases of piuparts?



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