Ubuntu Linux under MS Virtual PC 2004

Matt Zimmerman mdz at canonical.com
Thu Sep 16 21:43:15 UTC 2004

On Thu, Sep 16, 2004 at 10:36:58PM +0100, Paul Sladen wrote:

> On Thu, 16 Sep 2004, Matt Zimmerman wrote:
> > Assuming you have NOT edited the config file by hand already:
> Would it worth adding a shell-script to reset the md5sum;  rather than
> having to ask users to do:
>   md5sum /etc/X11/XF86Config-4 | sudo tee /var/lib/xfree86/XF86Config-4.md5sum
> type business?

Even better, I think, would be to use something like ucf, so that the user
is prompted if they want to overwrite their manual changes or attempt to
merge them.

 - mdz

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