[Pkg-samba-maint] r2505 - branches/samba/experimental/debian

Steve Langasek vorlon at debian.org
Sun Jan 25 20:46:25 UTC 2009

Hi Jelmer,

On Sun, Jan 25, 2009 at 07:34:41PM +0000, jelmer at alioth.debian.org wrote:
> * Use alternatives for nsstest, locktest, masktest and smbtorture to allow
> installation of samba-tools together with Samba 4. 
> * Add myself to uploaders.

The original bug report requested addition of a conflicts.  Why are
alternatives called for in the case of samba-tools?  Surely, since these
tools are the main purpose of the samba-tools, a Conflict would be just as
good (and far simpler)?

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
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