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Re: Limiting the power of packages




On Fri, Oct 5, 2018 at 3:20 AM Simon Richter wrote:

> We could bring the same to dpkg by moving things out of maintainer scripts
> and into control files. The big items would be
>
>  - alternatives
>  - diversions
>  - statoverride
>  - service start/stop

The dpkg maintainers have this on their radar:

https://wiki.debian.org/Teams/Dpkg/Spec/DeclarativePackaging

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