Subject: Re: Dumb question : keep conf at update/reinstall
To: None <>
From: Xavier HUMBERT <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/03/2002 14:27:58
In message <>,
Julio Merino wrote:

>Section:  6.5 Package configuration files
>I think that the package system will take care about not deinstalling
>configuration files when updating/replacing, but I'm not sure. Although
>the way to go with conf files is explained there.

That's what I did, hence " @${MKDIR} -p ${PKG_SYSCONFDIR}"

But, no, not a word about keeping conf files. I am looking for a rather
simple package with conf file, to read as an example, but even with
grep's help that's not that easy ...