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Re: Howto print message on rpm install?



Ralf Ertzinger wrote:

> Hi.
> 
> On Tue, 26 Dec 2006 08:37:18 -0500, Neal Becker wrote
>> If I need to echo a message on rpm  install, would 'echo message...'
>> in postinstall section be the best way?
> 
> You don't, as a general rule, since there is no guarantee that anyone will
> be able to read it (think GUI frontends to yum, for example)
> 

I'm pretty sure I've seen examples of this.  Even though, as you say, it is
imperfect.  It's used to tell the user, 'now you need to create a config
file' or something to this effect.


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