[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#808109: Bug#808109: fonts-droid-fallback and fonts-droid: error when trying to install together

Vasudev Kamath vasudev at copyninja.info
Thu Dec 24 05:15:54 UTC 2015

Control: tag -1 +help

Ralf Treinen <treinen at free.fr> writes:

> Hi again,
> sorry but this is not fixed in fonts-android/1:6.0.1r3-1 :
> Selecting previously unselected package fonts-droid.
> (Reading database ... 10935 files and directories currently installed.)
> Preparing to unpack .../fonts-droid_1%3a4.4.4r2-7_all.deb ...
> Unpacking fonts-droid (1:4.4.4r2-7) ...
> Selecting previously unselected package fonts-droid-fallback.
> Preparing to unpack .../fonts-droid-fallback_1%3a6.0.1r3-1_all.deb ...
> Unpacking fonts-droid-fallback (1:6.0.1r3-1) ...
> dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/fonts-droid-fallback_1%3a6.0.1r3-1_all.deb (--unpack):
>  trying to overwrite '/usr/share/fonts/truetype/droid/DroidSansFallbackFull.ttf', which is also in package fonts-droid 1:4.4.4r2-7
> dpkg-deb: error: subprocess paste was killed by signal (Broken pipe)
> Errors were encountered while processing:
>  /var/cache/apt/archives/fonts-droid-fallback_1%3a6.0.1r3-1_all.deb
> E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

I'm just wondering why Breaks and Replaces is not having any affect. Or
do I need conflicts relation here?

Any case any suggestion or help is appreciated :-).

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