Accepted: cups-pdf 2.4.6-4ubuntu1 (source)

Matt Zimmerman mdz at
Tue Nov 20 11:54:25 GMT 2007

On Tue, Nov 20, 2007 at 10:30:22AM -0000, Till Kamppeter wrote:
>    * debian/postinst, debian/postrm: Restart of CUPS daemon not needed,
>      restarting only causes CUPS daemon not listening immediately after
>      restart and so the PDF queue not being created. So removed any
>      restart of the CUPS daemon from the maintainer script. We only start
>      the CUPS daemon if it is not actually running, because we need it
>      for having a PDF printer (LP: #152293).

This does not sound correct to me.  If you don't restart CUPS in postinst,
then the old version will still be running after the upgrade.

Can you explain?

 - mdz

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