Bug#1043420: orphan-sysvinit-scripts: triggers will be broken by /usr-merge

Matthew Vernon matthew at debian.org
Thu Aug 24 14:03:45 BST 2023

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On 10/08/2023 17:49, Helmut Grohne wrote:

> at https://subdivi.de/~helmut/dep17.html). Even though we are still in
> the process of selecting mitigations, the mitigation for this already is
> pretty clear: Duplicating triggers (M12). I'm attaching a patch for your
> convenience.

Thanks for the bug report.

> Maintaining this duplication may be annoying due to the number of
> interests. If you prefer, we can try generating the trigger file at
> build to enforce the duplication rule. Let me know if you want me to do
> that.

I'm afraid I really don't want to be making the process of adding 
scripts to o-s-s any more fiddly (and thus annoying and error-prone) 
than it already is, so I don't think an approach that relies on every 
single trigger having to be duplicated by hand is sustainable.



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