Re: Xwindow Panic
Joris Huizer escribió:
I would prefer a program that respect the existing files ( excepting an
explicit user option ), because the (specially new) user has to know
which files are touched by the program (in this case, the XWindow program).
Pedro M. (Morphix User) wrote:
I decided to install the new Xwindow version, but I panic when I see
the program asking (again) the configuration files. I have my
XF86Config files installed and I don't want to install them again (
it can happen a disaster).
So, I suggest the program preserve the config files if the user
doesn't decide to reinstall them ( giving the concrete command).
And include the "skip" option in synaptic to stop installing a
package is something is going wrong or un-desired.
As you know the program will want to install configuration files, you
can make a backup of the original/working files and then let it do
what it wants - so you won't have a problem when the new configuration
Just a thought, I've done so myself too :-)