Bug#799338: ardour-data: fails to upgrade from 'testing' - trying to overwrite /usr/share/ardour4/locale/en_GB/LC_MESSAGES/gtk2_ardour4.mo

Jaromír Mikeš mira.mikes at gmail.com
Sat Sep 19 07:49:52 UTC 2015

2015-09-18 4:31 GMT+02:00 Andreas Beckmann <anbe at debian.org>:

> during a test with piuparts I noticed your package fails to upgrade from
> 'testing'.
> 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
> https://www.debian.org/doc/debian-policy/ch-relationships.html#s-replaces
> >From the attached log (scroll to the bottom...):
>   Selecting previously unselected package ardour-data.
>   Preparing to unpack .../ardour-data_1%3a4.2~dfsg-2_all.deb ...
>   Unpacking ardour-data (1:4.2~dfsg-2) ...
>   dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/ardour-data_1%3a4.2~dfsg-2_all.deb (--unpack):
>    trying to overwrite '/usr/share/ardour4/locale/en_GB/LC_MESSAGES/gtk2_ardour4.mo', which is also in package ardour3 4.2~dfsg-1
>   dpkg-deb: error: subprocess paste was killed by signal (Broken pipe)


What we shiould do ?
add Breaks+Replaces ardour3 in ardour-data package and upload?

best regards


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