Re: Re-write configuration file on installation?
Thank you, that worked.
On 5/5/06, Stephen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
On Thu, May 04, 2006 at 10:56:00PM -0700 or thereabouts, Joshua McGee wrote:
> I accidentally answered "keep" to the question
> " ==> File on system created by you or by a script.
> ==> File also in package provided by package maintainer.
> What would you like to do about it ? Your options are:"
> That was the wrong choice, but I cannot figure out how to get that
> prompt again. I've tried removing and reinstalling, and it does so
> without a prompt.
How did you remove the package ? Generally speaking, one should use
'aptitude purge package-name', in order to get rid of configuration files
which aren't usually removed when one does a plain 'remove' of a package.