[arch-dev-public] keep config file on system when upgrading to package without the config file

Ronald van Haren pressh at gmail.com
Wed Mar 17 15:10:02 CET 2010

On Wed, Mar 17, 2010 at 3:00 PM, Pierre Schmitz <pierre at archlinux.de> wrote:
> It looks like your are changing the config file from a single one in
> /boot/grub to multiple ones in /etc/grub.d/. This is quite a major change
> which will need user intervention.

the only config file that really matters is the /boot/grub/grub.cfg
file, the other ones are only used by grub-mkconfig to create such a
config file autmatically.

> You should put such a version in testing first and prepare a news item draft.
I would have done so if I realised the old grub.cfg file would have
been deleted. Suppose it's a bit too late to post a news item now,
though I can draft something quick if you think it is still needed for
the people that update from not up2date mirrors.


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