[debian-mysql] Bug#451316: trying to overwrite `/usr/lib/mysql/libndbclient.so', which is also in package mysql-server-5.1

Olaf van der Spek OlafvdSpek at GMail.Com
Wed Nov 14 23:12:26 UTC 2007

Package: mysql-server-5.1
Version: 5.1.22rc-1
Severity: important


This doesn't look too good. ;)

Unpacking libmysqlclient15-dev (from .../libmysqlclient15-dev_5.0.45-1_i386.deb) ...
dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/libmysqlclient15-dev_5.0.45-1_i386.deb (--unpack):
 trying to overwrite `/usr/lib/mysql/libndbclient.so', which is also in package mysql-server-5.1
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (500, 'stable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.22-3-686 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages mysql-server-5.1 depends on:
ii  adduser                 3.105            add and remove users and groups
ii  debconf [debconf-2.0]   1.5.17           Debian configuration management sy
ii  libc6                   2.6.1-6          GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libdbi-perl             1.601-1          Perl5 database interface by Tim Bu
ii  libgcc1                 1:4.2.2-3        GCC support library
ii  libmysqlclient16        5.1.22rc-1       MySQL database client library
ii  libncurses5             5.6+20071013-1   Shared libraries for terminal hand
ii  libstdc++6              4.2.2-3          The GNU Standard C++ Library v3
ii  libwrap0                7.6.dbs-14       Wietse Venema's TCP wrappers libra
ii  lsb-base                3.1-24           Linux Standard Base 3.1 init scrip
ii  mysql-client-5.1        5.1.22rc-1       MySQL database client binaries
ii  mysql-common            5.1.22rc-1       MySQL database common files (e.g. 
ii  passwd                  1:     change and administer password and
ii  perl                    5.8.8-12         Larry Wall's Practical Extraction 
ii  psmisc                  22.5-1           Utilities that use the proc filesy
ii  zlib1g                  1: compression library - runtime

Versions of packages mysql-server-5.1 recommends:
ii  mailx            1:8.1.2-0.20071017cvs-2 A simple mail user agent

-- debconf information:
  mysql-server-5.1/start_on_boot: true
  mysql-server-5.1/postrm_remove_databases: false
  mysql-server-5.1/really_downgrade: false

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