Bug#354008: Wrong mode (3755) in debconf template
On 01.03.06 Frank Küster (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
> Florent Rougon <email@example.com> wrote:
> > retitle 354008 debian/templates should be generated from a
> > templates.in file to automatically get the right octal mode for
> > the cache directories
The bug description speaks explicitely about generating the templates
file bcause of the file permissions of some dirs.
> Thanks. In fact I still think that it's more elegant this way, but
> on the other hand we have more important things to do. Let's just
> keep it like it is (and this bug open) until the next time when
> something can/should be synchronized between templates and a
> maintainer script.
... meanwhile the tex-common templates stabilized (AFAICT), got
smaller and the text in question does not exist any more.
I suggest to close that bug now. Objections? Do you still insist on
generating that file?