[pkg-dhcp-devel] Bug#547653: Heads up for ISC DHCP v4 transition
biebl at debian.org
Tue Jun 1 15:15:51 UTC 2010
On 01.06.2010 06:57, Andrew Pollock wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 01, 2010 at 02:34:22AM +0200, Michael Biebl wrote:
>> Hi Andrew,
>> could you specify what your exact plan is here and how you want packages to be
>> changed wrt their hooks they install, do you want them to be symlinked, moved or
> I'd go for a versioned dependency on isc-dhcp-client, and start installing
> them in /etc/dhcp
Problem is, avahi-autoipd does not have a Depends on dhcp3-client (or
But I could workaround that by adding a Breaks: dhcp3-client
Problem with this is, I can't upload such an avahi-autoipd to unstable until
isc-dhcp-client is in unstable, too. Otherwise the package will not be installable.
>> Why don't you just make isc-dhcp-client (and dhcp3-client) read hooks from both
>> /etc/dhcp *and* /etc/dhcp3.
>> This way packages could move to the new location and when the transition is over
>> you could drop the compat code from isc-dhcp-client.
> This would be nice, but would require modification of the upstream software,
> something I don't wish to do for the purposes of this transition. It's a one
> off thing, and only requires a small amount of coordination (2 other packages).
Are you sure? According to apt-file I get:
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