[Pkg-gpe-maintainers] Bug#616497: package libgpewidget-data (not installed) failed to install/upgrade

Andreas Moog amoog at ubuntu.com
Fri Mar 4 22:51:00 UTC 2011

Package: libgpewidget
Version: 0.117-3
Severity: normal
Tags: patch
User: ubuntu-devel at lists.ubuntu.com
Usertags: origin-ubuntu natty ubuntu-patch

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In Ubuntu, the attached patch was applied to achieve the following:

when updating, libgpewidget-data would cause an error trying to overwrite files
contained in previous libgpewidget1 package. A simple "breaks"-declaration in
debian/control fixes that.

Thanks for considering the patch.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers natty-updates
  APT policy: (500, 'natty-updates'), (500, 'natty-security'), (500, 'natty')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.38-5-generic (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=de_DE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=de_DE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
-------------- next part --------------
=== modified file 'debian/changelog'

=== modified file 'debian/control'
--- debian/control	2011-02-20 13:17:08 +0000
+++ debian/control	2011-03-04 22:46:36 +0000
@@ -34,6 +35,7 @@
 Architecture: all
 Depends: ${misc:Depends}
 Replaces: libgpewidget1 (<= 0.117-2)
+Breaks: libgpewidget1 (<= 0.117-2)
 Description: data files for libgpewidget
  This package contains support graphics and translation data
  for GPE Palmtop Environment applications.

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