[ovs-dev] debian/openvswitch-switch-config.templates

Simon Horman horms at verge.net.au
Tue Aug 31 00:57:25 UTC 2010


On Mon, Aug 30, 2010 at 10:12:56AM -0700, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 30, 2010 at 05:36:46PM +0900, Simon Horman wrote:
> > The remaining linitan warnings warnings that feel that I should care about
> > relate to openvswitch-switch-config.templates.  I'm not an expert on
> > debconf, so I'm a bit unsure about what to do, but given the second
> > warning, it seems that the the template probably doesn't work. Should it be
> > removed? For now?
> 
> The "no-debconf-config" warning is there because Debconf is not used as
> part of package configuration at "dpkg --configure" time.  It is used
> only when the admin explicitly invokes the "ovs-switch-config" script.
> This isn't the usual way but at the time I found a Debian document that
> said that it was OK.
> 
> At any rate, the ovs-switch-config script doesn't really work anymore.
> No one has complained, so I don't think that we should bother keeping
> this around.  I'll send out a patch that removes it.

Thanks, the patch looks good.





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