Conffiles from kvm are left around on upgrade from Jaunty

Bug #455411 reported by Thierry Carrez on 2009-10-19
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
qemu-kvm (Ubuntu)
Dustin Kirkland 
Dustin Kirkland 

Bug Description

Binary package hint: qemu-kvm

When upgrading from kvm on Jaunty to Karmic, the conffiles from kvm are kept in the transitional package, resulting in both /etc/init.d/kvm and /etc/init.d/qemu-kvm being present.

It is globally harmless, but a little dirty. The transition packages should be cleaning up their old conffiles on upgrade.

On the Jaunty->Karmic upgraded machine, you end up with:
$ dpkg -L kvm

Related branches

Thierry Carrez (ttx) on 2009-10-19
Changed in qemu-kvm (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Triaged
Thierry Carrez (ttx) on 2009-10-20
Changed in qemu-kvm (Ubuntu Karmic):
status: Triaged → Won't Fix
Changed in qemu-kvm (Ubuntu Lucid):
milestone: none → ubuntu-10.04-beta-1
assignee: nobody → Dustin Kirkland (kirkland)
Thierry Carrez (ttx) on 2010-03-04
Changed in qemu-kvm (Ubuntu Lucid):
milestone: ubuntu-10.04-beta-1 → none
Changed in qemu-kvm (Ubuntu Lucid):
status: Triaged → In Progress
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package qemu-kvm - 0.12.3-0ubuntu6

qemu-kvm (0.12.3-0ubuntu6) lucid; urgency=low

  [ Dustin Kirkland ]
  * debian/postinst: clean up jaunty-era conffiles on upgrade, LP: #455411
  * debian/links, debian/qemu-kvm-extras.links: install non-x86 arch
    manpages in the qemu-kvm-extras package, LP: #478552

  [ Brian Thomason ]
  * debian/patches/better_describe_-net_options.patch: improve port
    forwarding documentation, LP: #474969, LP: #453617
 -- Dustin Kirkland <email address hidden> Fri, 05 Mar 2010 18:39:19 -0600

Changed in qemu-kvm (Ubuntu Lucid):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
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