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Re: Linux /etc/ files

On Mon, May 7, 2012 at 10:03 AM, Edgar Fuß <> 
> What's the suggested method for handling Linux /etc/* files?
> As they reside inside the emulation tree, which is actually located under 
> PREFIX, is it OK to just make them part of the package?
> Or should they be trated as CONF_FILES? But then, they aren't removed on 
> packages deinstallation.

CONF_FILES are only deleted during package deinstallation iff they
have not been modified while the package was installed.  If they
aren't deleted and they were not modified, then something is wrong.

Julio Merino / @jmmv

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