postinst has useless call to update-menus

Bug #518599 reported by Luke Faraone on 2010-02-07
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This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Ground Control
Low
Martin Owens

Bug Description

Lintian reports:
    W: groundcontrol: postinst-has-useless-call-to-update-menus
    N:
    N: The postinst script calls the update-menus program though no file is
    N: installed in /etc/menu-methods, /usr/share/menu, or /usr/lib/menu.
    N:
    N: Severity: minor, Certainty: certain

I couldn't find anything it was supposed to be adding to the menus. Can I safely remove this stanza from rules:
    # Update menus
    if [ -x /usr/bin/update-menus ] ; then
       update-menus
    fi

Luke Faraone (lfaraone) wrote :

I can make the change, but I'm waiting on Martin's ACK in case I missed something.

Changed in groundcontrol:
assignee: nobody → Martin Owens (doctormo)
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Confirmed
Luke Faraone (lfaraone) on 2010-02-08
summary: - postinst has useless call to update menus
+ postinst has useless call to update-menus
Luke Faraone (lfaraone) on 2010-02-08
Changed in groundcontrol:
status: Confirmed → Won't Fix
status: Won't Fix → Fix Released
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