Bug#814957: libcaja-extension-doc: fails to upgrade from 'testing' - trying to overwrite /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/libcaja-extension/libcaja-extension-caja-property-page.html

Andreas Beckmann anbe at debian.org
Wed Feb 17 02:42:55 UTC 2016

Package: libcaja-extension-doc
Version: 1.12.4-1
Severity: serious
User: debian-qa at lists.debian.org
Usertags: piuparts


during a test with piuparts I noticed your package fails to upgrade from
It installed fine in 'testing', then the upgrade to 'sid' fails
because it tries to overwrite other packages files without declaring a
Breaks+Replaces relation.

See policy 7.6 at

>From the attached log (scroll to the bottom...):

  Selecting previously unselected package libcaja-extension-doc.
  Preparing to unpack .../libcaja-extension-doc_1.12.4-1_all.deb ...
  Unpacking libcaja-extension-doc (1.12.4-1) ...
  dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/libcaja-extension-doc_1.12.4-1_all.deb (--unpack):
   trying to overwrite '/usr/share/gtk-doc/html/libcaja-extension/libcaja-extension-caja-property-page.html', which is also in package libcaja-extension-dev:amd64 1.12.3-1
  Processing triggers for fontconfig (2.11.0-6.3) ...
  Errors were encountered while processing:


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