Bug#398540: [Pkg-net-snmp-devel] Bug#398540: snmpd: postrm fails: /var/lib/dpkg/info/snmpd.postrm: line 24: deluser: command not found

Steve Langasek vorlon at debian.org
Tue Nov 14 12:56:05 CET 2006

On Tue, Nov 14, 2006 at 12:20:43PM +0100, Jochen Friedrich wrote:
> > adduser is not essential, you must depend on it.

> Yes, i know. And snmpd already does depend on adduser:

The real problem is that adduser is not essential, so you're not allowed to
use it from postrm purge without first checking whether it's still present
on the system.

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