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Bug#395541: kdm: Doesn't use debconf for communicating info to the user

Package: kdm
Version: 4:3.5.5a-2
Severity: minor

This installation of KDM gave me some information about a config file
that is now obsolete, but it was just output during dpkg's processing.
If I weren't watching it at this very moment, I wouldn't know. I think
Debconf has a feature for that (and messages can be sent by email to be

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (990, 'testing'), (501, 'stable'), (500, 'unstable'), (500, 'stable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux 2.6.17-2-k7
Locale: LANG=fr_FR@euro, LC_CTYPE=fr_FR@euro (charmap=ISO-8859-15)

Versions of packages kdm depends on:
ii  debconf [debconf-2.0]  1.5.6             Debian configuration management sy
ii  kdebase-bin            4:3.5.5a-2        core binaries for the KDE base mod
ii  kdebase-data           4:3.5.5a-2        shared data files for the KDE base
ii  kdelibs4c2a            4:3.5.5a.dfsg.1-1 core libraries and binaries for al
ii  libc6                  2.3.6.ds1-4       GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libgcc1                1:4.1.1-13        GCC support library
ii  libpam-runtime         0.79-3.2          Runtime support for the PAM librar
ii  libpam0g               0.79-3.2          Pluggable Authentication Modules l
ii  libqt3-mt              3:3.3.7-1         Qt GUI Library (Threaded runtime v
ii  libstdc++6             4.1.1-13          The GNU Standard C++ Library v3
ii  libx11-6               2:1.0.3-2         X11 client-side library
ii  libxau6                1:1.0.1-2         X11 authorisation library
ii  libxdmcp6              1:1.0.1-2         X11 Display Manager Control Protoc
ii  libxtst6               1:1.0.1-5         X11 Testing -- Resource extension 
ii  xbase-clients          1:7.1.ds-3        miscellaneous X clients

Versions of packages kdm recommends:
ii  logrotate                     3.7.1-3    Log rotation utility

-- debconf information excluded

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