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[Bug 1501884] Re: linux-image-extra-*-generic postrm script runs install actions
Still an issue in xenial! I've added package 'linux' since that's the
source package that has the problem and I'm not sure how else to show
that this is a problem in trusty AND xenial (and probably everything in-
** Also affects: linux (Ubuntu)
** Changed in: linux (Ubuntu)
Status: New => Confirmed
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linux-image-extra-*-generic postrm script runs install actions
Status in linux package in Ubuntu:
Status in linux-lts-trusty package in Ubuntu:
The postrm maintainer script in the binary packages linux-image-
extra-*-generic runs the scripts in /etc/kernel/postinst.d instead of
those in /etc/kernel/postrm.d.
This can have all sorts of undesirable consequences depending on what
other packages add to those directories, but I noticed it because it
caused /etc/kernel/postinst.d/apt-auto-removal to make the wrong
decisions leaving my servers with only one installed kernel left.
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