[Pkg-exim4-users] spurious DEBCONF warning

Marc Haber mh+pkg-exim4-users at zugschlus.de
Sat Jun 7 09:05:04 UTC 2008

On Fri, Jun 06, 2008 at 05:34:23PM -0700, Ross Boylan wrote:
> When I start exim I get "DEBCONFsomethingDEBCONF found in exim
> configuration ....", though it's not there.  However, old versions of my
> files had DEBCONF in them, and the string still occurs under,
> e.g., /etc/exim4/conf.d/main/RCS/.  update-exim4.conf uses grep -qr, so
> it recursively checks the entire tree, include the RCS directories.

I think that's a pretty exotic configuration.

> I'm just passing this on.  Though there are things that could be done
> about this, I doubt they are worth doing.  The warning is pretty
> harmless.  I might deal with it on my end by commenting out the test. 

I might add an ue4cc option to disable the test if you file a bug
about that.


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