Bug#825805: atril: fails to upgrade from 'jessie' - trying to overwrite /usr/lib/atril/atril-convert-metadata

Andreas Beckmann anbe at debian.org
Mon May 30 07:17:23 UTC 2016

Package: atril
Version: 1.14.1-1
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 'jessie', then the upgrade to 'stretch' 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...):

  Preparing to unpack .../atril_1.14.1-1_amd64.deb ...
  Unpacking atril (1.14.1-1) over (1.8.1+dfsg1-4) ...
  dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/atril_1.14.1-1_amd64.deb (--unpack):
   trying to overwrite '/usr/lib/atril/atril-convert-metadata', which is also in package libatrildocument3 1.8.1+dfsg1-4


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