[Openstack-devel] Bug#677400: This is not a bug, it is a feature!

Thomas Goirand zigo at debian.org
Mon Jun 18 16:36:20 UTC 2012

On 06/18/2012 11:01 PM, Loic Dachary wrote:
> On 06/18/2012 04:20 PM, Thomas Goirand wrote:
>> On 06/18/2012 06:08 PM, Ola Lundqvist wrote:
>>> I refuse to re-open this bug unless you have a very good reason for it.
>>> It is a feature of the package, not a bug.
>> Please sit down comfortably, and re-read the policy manual. 
> We're all working toward the same goal and it's very easy and non-controversial to explain why you think something is a mistake. Just use technical terms and references proving your case and avoid sarcasm, condescending tone etc.
> Thank you in advance for tuning it down a little ;-)

Sorry if this looked like I was having a bad tone.

In technical terms: a maintainer script should never edit a file marked
as conffile. If you want to do it, then the configuration file shouldn't
be marked as conffile.



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