[Pkg-shadow-devel] Bug#960638: Bug#960638: Bug#960638: login no longer needs to be essential
chris at hofstaedtler.name
Mon May 18 13:07:02 BST 2020
* Josh Triplett <josh at joshtriplett.org> [200517 22:39]:
> On Fri, May 15, 2020 at 01:33:42AM +0200, Chris Hofstaedtler wrote:
> > * Josh Triplett <josh at joshtriplett.org> [200515 00:21]:
> > > It should still have priority "required", and
> > > perhaps "Important: yes" so that apt makes sure the user doesn't remove
> > > it by accident, but it doesn't need "Essential: yes" anymore.
> > However, if you keep Important: yes, you'll discover that the Debian
> > tooling doesn't deal with this properly, and your package won't
> > migrate to testing. So ... I'd recommend avoiding Important: yes.
> I was not aware of that.
> Any reference to a bug report about that?
That's the only info I have about that.
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