[Python-modules-team] Bug#843353: python3-shade: fails to upgrade from 'testing' - trying to overwrite /usr/bin/shade-inventory

Andreas Beckmann anbe at debian.org
Sun Nov 6 08:48:28 UTC 2016

Package: python3-shade
Version: 1.7.0-2
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 python3-shade.
  Preparing to unpack .../81-python3-shade_1.7.0-2_all.deb ...
  Unpacking python3-shade (1.7.0-2) ...
  dpkg: error processing archive /tmp/apt-dpkg-install-uOeE7w/81-python3-shade_1.7.0-2_all.deb (--unpack):
   trying to overwrite '/usr/bin/shade-inventory', which is also in package python-shade 1.7.0-1
  dpkg-deb: error: subprocess paste was killed by signal (Broken pipe)
  Errors were encountered while processing:


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