[Oneiric-Topic] Byobu

Dustin Kirkland kirkland at ubuntu.com
Fri Apr 1 21:15:04 UTC 2011

On Fri, Apr 1, 2011 at 3:50 PM, Clint Byrum <clint at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> Presumably this would only be enabled in the /etc/skel default bashrc,
> and so, existing users would not suddenly see byobu on their next login.

There are several different ways to handle it, but I was thinking
about using the debconf/preseed element that's been in byobu since
Lucid, byobu/launch-by-default, which is currently defaulted to

I think we could handle the upgrade situation cleanly with logic in
the config and postinst parts of the debconf handling.


Dustin Kirkland
Ubuntu Core Developer

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