How to avoid reinstalling deliberately deleted config files on upgrade

Richard Siddall richard.siddall at
Mon Jun 15 19:30:36 UTC 2009

Valery Reznic wrote:
> In the pre-install script:
> rm -rf /tmp/configs
> mkdir -p /tmp/configs

Thanks.  I wound up putting the default configuration files in a 
separate folder and copying them to the actual configuration folder in 
the %post script if that folder did not exist.


	Richard Siddall

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