[Pkg-pascal-devel] Bug#886859: fp-utils-3.0.4: fails to upgrade from 'testing' - trying to overwrite /usr/share/man/man1/grab_vcsa-

Andreas Beckmann anbe at debian.org
Wed Jan 10 17:02:36 UTC 2018

Package: fp-utils-3.0.4
Version: 3.0.4+dfsg-12
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 fp-utils-3.0.4.
  Preparing to unpack .../fp-utils-3.0.4_3.0.4+dfsg-12_amd64.deb ...
  Unpacking fp-utils-3.0.4 (3.0.4+dfsg-12) ...
  dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/fp-utils-3.0.4_3.0.4+dfsg-12_amd64.deb (--unpack):
   trying to overwrite '/usr/share/man/man1/grab_vcsa-', which is also in package fp-compiler-3.0.4:amd64 3.0.4+dfsg-11
  Errors were encountered while processing:


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