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[Bug 1156294] Re: Bogus config control file included in .deb


This bug was fixed in the package compiz -

compiz (1:0.9.12+15.04.20141031-0ubuntu1) vivid; urgency=low

  [ Stephen M. Webb ]
  * filter debian/ from upstream dist tarball (LP: #1075995)
  * removed distro-patch for #873384 because it's now upstream (LP:
  * removed inappropriate executable permissions from some source and
    data files (LP: #1086165)
  * window_decorator: renamed a local to unhide a parameter (LP:
  * opengl plugin: free shaders and uniforms (LP: #1227449)
  * debian/compizconfig: renamed from debian/config to avoid debconf
    clashes (LP: #1156294)
  * animation plugin: initialize mPrevAnimSelectionRow (LP: #1101630)

  [ Klaus Knopper ]
  * Forces non-opaque pointer in the ezoom plugin. (LP: #1362005)

  [ Henry Hu ]
  * place plugin: correct min and default placement modes in

  [ Matija Skala ]
  * remove 'extern "C"' hack (LP: #1286562)

  [ Dariusz Gadomski ]
  * CompScreen: Save focused window id before changing viewport.
 -- Ubuntu daily release <ps-jenkins@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>   Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:03:50 +0000

** Changed in: compiz (Ubuntu)
       Status: In Progress => Fix Released

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  Bogus config control file included in .deb

Status in Compiz:
  In Progress
Status in “compiz” package in Ubuntu:
  Fix Released

Bug description:
  root@zenbook:~# dpkg-reconfigure compiz
  /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: 1: /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: [general]: not found
  /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: 2: /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: backend: not found
  /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: 3: /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: plugin_list_autosort: not found
  /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: 5: /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: [gnome_session]: not found
  /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: 6: /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: backend: not found
  /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: 7: /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: integration: not found
  /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: 8: /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: plugin_list_autosort: not found
  /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: 9: /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: profile: not found
  /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: 11: /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: [general_ubuntu]: not found
  /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: 12: /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: backend: not found
  /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: 13: /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: integration: not found
  /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: 14: /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: plugin_list_autosort: not found
  /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: 15: /var/lib/dpkg/info/compiz.config: profile: not found

  It would appear that the compiz package has included a file named
  config within the debian/ directory without realizing that this
  filename is picked up by dh_installdebconf. The file in the source
  package should be renamed to something which does not collide with
  this convention.

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