[Pkg-acpi-devel] Handling conffile removal of powerbtn in acpid

Michael Meskes meskes at debian.org
Sun Oct 5 11:47:35 UTC 2008

On Sun, Oct 05, 2008 at 12:01:01PM +0200, Loïc Minier wrote:
>  Clearly, the two packages handling the even like this is suboptimal,
>  but I'm not sure not shipping the scripts is the solution; perhaps we
>  should do like acpi-support and disable the scripts when GPM is
>  running.

We don't really ship them anymore. I understood Marc's email as just keeping
the config files and not deleting them. Or in other words keeping acpid as is
and getting -14 with all its other improvements out as soon as -13 moved to

>  So I guess we should resume shipping the scripts, but disable it when
>  gpm is running.  Is that ok with everybody?

No, I don't see any value in shipping the files for new installations. Why
should we create more hassle there than needed?

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