deb-conffiles man page

deb-conffiles — package conffiles

Synopsis

conffiles

Description

A package declares its list of conffiles by including a conffiles file in its control archive (i.e. DEBIAN/conffiles during package creation).

This file contains a list of files, one per line. Trailing whitespace will be trimmed, and empty lines will be ignored.

Example

/etc/alternatives/README
/etc/cron.daily/dpkg
/etc/dpkg/dpkg.cfg
/etc/logrotate.d/dpkg

See Also

dpkg(1).

Referenced By

dpkg(1).

1970-01-01 1.18.15 dpkg suite