Bug#779584: libflint-2.4.5: fails to upgrade from 'sid' - trying to overwrite /usr/share/flint/CPimport.txt
anbe at debian.org
Mon Mar 2 17:49:01 UTC 2015
User: debian-qa at lists.debian.org
Control: affects -1 + libflint-dev
during a test with piuparts I noticed your package fails to upgrade from
'sid' to 'experimental'.
It installed fine in 'sid', then the upgrade to 'experimental' fails
because it tries to overwrite other packages files without declaring a
See policy 7.6 at
>From the attached log (scroll to the bottom...):
Preparing to unpack .../libflint-2.4.5_2.4.5-1_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking libflint-2.4.5 (2.4.5-1) ...
dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/libflint-2.4.5_2.4.5-1_amd64.deb (--unpack):
trying to overwrite '/usr/share/flint/CPimport.txt', which is also in package libflint-2.4.4 2.4.4-2
dpkg-deb: error: subprocess paste was killed by signal (Broken pipe)
Preparing to unpack .../libflint-dev_2.4.5-1_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking libflint-dev (2.4.5-1) over (2.4.4-2) ...
Errors were encountered while processing:
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