[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#644225: Bug#644225: Upgrade bugs are RC

Adrian Bunk bunk at stusta.de
Wed Oct 5 08:58:55 UTC 2011

On Wed, Oct 05, 2011 at 10:29:19AM +0200, Christian PERRIER wrote:
> Quoting Adrian Bunk (bunk at stusta.de):
> > severity 644225 serious
> > thanks
> > 
> > A Replaces: on ttf-khmeros is likely the correct fix..
> Doh. All font packages I recently renamed are missing the correct fix:

But most packages won't fail on upgrade:

You also changed the fonts install directory, and therefore in most 
cases the two packages did not have any common files.

The khmeros packages are actually a special case due to 

> Example for fonts-arabeyes, which is correct:
> Replaces: ttf-arabeyes (<< 2.1-3)
> Conflicts: ttf-arabeyes (<< 2.1-3)
> Provides: ttf-arabeyes

This also forces the upgrade of the ttf-arabeyes package, so that a user 
cannot have the same font installed twice.

That makes sense for all fonts-* packages.

> Indeed, there are more than one package with this stupid error of
> mine...:-((
> Putting this in my TODO.



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