jed-extra and more problems

Rafael Laboissiere Rafael Laboissiere <>
Sun, 1 May 2005 18:45:28 +0200

* Jörg Sommer <> [2005-05-01 17:27]:

> new problems with jed-extra:
> [...]
> /etc/jed-init.d/<top-level>:Open failed Traceback:
> evalfile Traceback: evalfile #v-
> Because /etc/jed-init.d/ is in /etc it is marked as config
> file whitch isn't removed it the package is not purged.

We might remove this file in the prerm script.  I am not sure whether
this is against policy.

> IIRC is there a policy section that says programs doesn't fail if the
> package is removed, but not purged.

We might also put a test in to check if the jed-extra.slc
file is available before evaluating it.  Do someone know how to write
this in SLang?