[php-maint] Bug#690409: php5-xcache: upgrades clobber local changes to xcache.ini

intrigeri intrigeri at debian.org
Wed Oct 31 16:51:36 UTC 2012

Ondřej Surý wrote (31 Oct 2012 16:35:40 GMT) :
>> On my test system, after upgrading from Squeeze to Wheezy, I have both
>> the old configuration file and the new one in /etc/php5/conf.d/:
>>   10-pdo.ini -> ../mods-available/pdo.ini
>>   20-xcache.ini -> ../mods-available/xcache.ini
>>   xcache.ini

> I guess this needs:

> 	dpkg-maintscript-helper mv_conffile /etc/php5/conf.d/${inifile}
> ${inidir}/${inifile} <LAST_VERSION> -- "$@";

> instead of just installing new conf file.

Thank you. This was suggested by Stuart too. I am not sure this would
be suitable for a freeze exception, if it does not fix a RC bug.

So, from a release engineering PoV, I suggest we address the
RC-buggy(?) part of the bug report first :)

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