Why freeradius-config in debian packaging

Alan DeKok aland at deployingradius.com
Fri Aug 29 01:48:04 CEST 2014

Sam Hartman wrote:
> I notice that the configuration files were split out into
> freeradius-config from freeradius-common.

  That's Arran's change.  The idea is to separate the *default*
configuration from the local *edited* configuration.

> I'd like to understand the rationale for that change.  Currently it
> breaks upgrades.

  If it breaks upgrades, it should be fixed.

> I can fix that but it will be easier to do once I understand why
> splitting the config files is valuable.

  Arran can answer more.  I'm happy with changing it back to the old way.

  Alan DeKok.

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