Bug#563312: fails to install trying to overwrite '/usr/share/gir-1.0/JSCore-1.0.gir

Soeren Sonnenburg sonne at debian.org
Sun Dec 27 08:16:25 UTC 2009

Package: libwebkit-dev
Severity: grave

(Reading database ... 528979 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to replace libwebkit-dev (using .../libwebkit-dev_1.1.17-2_i386.deb) ...
Unpacking replacement libwebkit-dev ...
dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/libwebkit-dev_1.1.17-2_i386.deb (--unpack):
 trying to overwrite '/usr/share/gir-1.0/JSCore-1.0.gir', which is also in package gobject-introspection-repository 0:0.6.5-1
dpkg-deb: subprocess paste killed by signal (Broken pipe)
Errors were encountered while processing:

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers stable
  APT policy: (700, 'stable'), (650, 'testing'), (600, 'unstable'), (500, 'oldstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.31-sonne (SMP w/2 CPU cores; PREEMPT)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages libwebkit-dev depends on:
ii  libgtk2.0-dev                 2.18.5-1   Development files for the GTK+ lib
ii  libsoup2.4-dev                2.28.2-1   an HTTP library implementation in 
pn  libwebkit-1.0-2               <none>     (no description available)

libwebkit-dev recommends no packages.

libwebkit-dev suggests no packages.

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