Devuan bug report logs - #73
devuan-baseconf misplaces 05disable-suggest

Package: devuan-baseconf; Reported by: fsmithred <>;
Date: Fri, 12 May 2017 03:03:02 UTC;
Done: KatolaZ <>;
Maintainer for devuan-baseconf is (unknown).

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From: fsmithred <>
Subject: devuan-baseconf misplaces 05disable-suggest
Date: Thu, 11 May 2017 22:39:45 -0400

Package: devuan-baseconf

I'm finding /data/etc/apt/apt.conf.d/05disable-suggests in various
installs going back as far as Oct. 14, 2015. It's in Refracta isos, Devuan
isos made with live-sdk recently, and in installs made from various
versions of Devuan installer isos.

dpkg -L and dpkg -S show that the file is from devuan-baseconf.

Here's the offending line in the source:

data/etc/apt/apt.conf.d/05disable-suggests data/etc/apt/apt.conf.d/

should be:
data/etc/apt/apt.conf.d/05disable-suggests /etc/apt/apt.conf.d/

Bug is also present in ceres (0.6.4+devuan3)

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Date: Thu, 18 May 2017 19:24:59 +0100
From: KatolaZ <>
Subject: Fixed

Fixed in the latest version of devuan-baseconf (0.6.4+devuan1.1)
although the package should be close to useless now.

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