Bug#493998: libpigment0.3-4 vs libpigment0.3-5

Andreas Henriksson andreas at fatal.se
Wed Aug 13 06:10:06 UTC 2008

Ran into this problem while updating my system today....

Accept this solution? [Y/n/q/?] 
The following NEW packages will be installed:
The following packages will be REMOVED:
The following packages will be upgraded:
  autoconf initramfs-tools libchm1 libhsqldb-java libilmbase6
  sysv-rc vim vim-common vim-runtime virtualbox-ose-modules-2.6-amd64 
The following partially installed packages will be configured:
12 packages upgraded, 1 newly installed, 1 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 0B/13.0MB of archives. After unpacking 1704kB will be used.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n/?] 
Writing extended state information... Done
Reading changelogs... Done
Preconfiguring packages ...
(Reading database ... 217846 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking libpigment0.3-5
(from .../libpigment0.3-5_0.3.6-2_amd64.deb) ...
dpkg: error
processing /var/cache/apt/archives/libpigment0.3-5_0.3.6-2_amd64.deb
 trying to overwrite `/usr/lib/pigment-0.3/0.3.6/libpgmboilerplate.so',
which is also in package libpigment0.3-4
dpkg-deb: subprocess paste killed by signal (Broken pipe)
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
A package failed to install.  Trying to recover:
dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of python-pgm:
 python-pgm depends on libpigment0.3-5; however:
  Package libpigment0.3-5 is not installed.
dpkg: error processing python-pgm (--configure):
 dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
Errors were encountered while processing:
Reading package lists... Done             
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Reading extended state information      
Initializing package states... Done
Writing extended state information... Done
Reading task descriptions... Done         

Andreas Henriksson

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