apport integration into postinst scripts

Matt Zimmerman mdz at
Wed Nov 25 13:24:07 GMT 2009

On Wed, Nov 25, 2009 at 02:05:37PM +0100, Reinhard Tartler wrote:
> Matt Zimmerman <mdz at> writes:
> > If there is some common hook already for emacs packages, you could probably
> > do better. 
> No, there is no such hook (yet). I don't see how an hook could help with
> this particular case.

For example, if all emacsen invoked the same script to byte-compile the
modules, you could add the error handler to that script instead of waiting
for the postinst to fail.

 - mdz

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