[Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#512832: Bug#512832: Bug#512832: samba-common: ucf was run from a maintainer script that uses debconf [...]

Steve Langasek vorlon at debian.org
Sat Jan 24 19:15:51 UTC 2009

reassign 512832 ucf
found 512832 3.0012

On Sat, Jan 24, 2009 at 03:11:03PM +0100, Christian Perrier wrote:
> Quoting Michael Prokop (mika at grml.org):
> > Package: samba-common
> > Version: 2:3.2.5-4
> > Severity: normal

> > I think this is related to #511031 / ucf (3.0012):

> > [...]
> > Setting up samba-common (2:3.2.5-4) ...
> > *** WARNING: ucf was run from a maintainer script that uses debconf, but
> >              the script did not pass --debconf-ok to ucf. The maintainer
> >              script should be fixed to not stop debconf before calling ucf,
> >              and pass it this parameter. For now, ucf will revert to using
> >              old-style, non-debconf prompting. Ugh!

> >              Please inform the package maintainer about this problem.

> bubulle at mykerinos:~/src/debian/samba/samba-3.3.0rc2/debian> grep ucf samba-common.postinst
>         ucf --three-way --debconf-ok "$NEWFILE" "$CONFIG"
> ucf --three-way --debconf-ok "$NEWFILE" "$CONFIG"
> ucfr samba-common "$CONFIG"

> As this just appears right now, I'd say that ucf 3.0012 might be the
> culprit for that false alarm...

Yes, samba hasn't changed here, it's still invoking ucf in the documented
way.  Reassigning to ucf.

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