removal script ordering [attn: lilypond maintainer]

Igor Pechtchanski
Sun Jul 3 05:30:00 GMT 2005

On Sun, 3 Jul 2005, Eric Blake wrote:

> Does setup.exe honor postremove scripts, or should
> /etc/postremove/ be changed to a preremove script?

It probably should, as the current setup source doesn't contain the string
"postremove" at all. :-)

> [snip]
> Do postremove scripts even make sense?

Not as scripts they don't.  Frankly, I don't see what has to be done after
the package files are removed (and couldn't be done in the preremove

> The g-b-s only covers preremove scripts.

As well it should.  There used to be postremove support, but I think it
got removed more than 3 years ago.
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