[debian-mysql] Bug#861913: mariadb-client-10.1: trying to overwrite '/usr/bin/mytop', which is also in package mytop 1.9.1-4

Olaf van der Spek olafvdspek at gmail.com
Fri May 5 19:21:55 UTC 2017

Package: mariadb-client-10.1
Version: 10.1.22-3
Severity: normal


Not sure how mytop ended up in mariadb-client..

# apt --fix-broken install
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Correcting dependencies... Done
The following additional packages will be installed:
The following packages will be upgraded:
1 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
38 not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 0 B/5,816 kB of archives.
After this operation, 21.5 MB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n] 
(Reading database ... 64666 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack .../mariadb-client-10.1_10.1.23-3_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking mariadb-client-10.1 (10.1.23-3) over (10.1.22-3) ...
dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/mariadb-client-10.1_10.1.23-3_amd64.deb (--unpack):
 trying to overwrite '/usr/bin/mytop', which is also in package mytop 1.9.1-4
dpkg-deb: error: subprocess paste was killed by signal (Broken pipe)
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)



-- System Information:
Debian Release: 9.0
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: amd64

Kernel: Linux 4.9.0-2-amd64 (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 /usr/bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)

Versions of packages mariadb-client-10.1 depends on:
ii  debianutils     
ii  libc6                     2.24-10
ii  libstdc++6                6.3.0-16
iu  mariadb-client-core-10.1  10.1.23-3
pn  perl:any                  <none>
ii  zlib1g                    1:1.2.8.dfsg-5

Versions of packages mariadb-client-10.1 recommends:
ii  libdbd-mysql-perl     4.041-2
ii  libdbi-perl           1.636-1+b1
ii  libterm-readkey-perl  2.37-1

mariadb-client-10.1 suggests no packages.

-- no debconf information

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