Mon, 30 May 2005 20:38:29 +0200
Rafael Laboissiere schrieb am Tue 03. May, 08:42 (+0200):
> * Jörg Sommer <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2005-05-02 23:12]:
> > But we can't remove the files, because a user may have made changes i=
> > and we would remove its private config.
> Yes, this is a potential source of problems.
> > How deal other packages with such problems. I think the special here =
> > /etc
> $ md5sum /etc/jed-init.d/00site.sl /etc/jed-init.d/99default.sl
> 2e00fef46fcee03fe504cea3b58510b6 /etc/jed-init.d/00site.sl
> 1514586554dfe5aefcee84aa967fb01b /etc/jed-init.d/99default.sl
> We could check in preinst (or postinst) if the files have the md5sum
> values above. If yes, this means that the user did not change them and
> they can be removed.
> What do you think?
I've done it like that.
"...anytime you install something new on the Windows platform, you risk
spending the next five or six hours trying to figure out what happened"
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