[Pkg-mediawiki-devel] Bug#743893: mediawiki: postinst uses php5enmod, but fails to depend on a php5-common that has it

Lionel Elie Mamane lionel at mamane.lu
Tue Apr 8 00:38:52 UTC 2014

Package: mediawiki
Version: 1:1.19.15+dfsg-1
Severity: serious
Justification: Policy 3.5

Setting up mediawiki (1:1.19.15+dfsg-1) ...
/var/lib/dpkg/info/mediawiki.postinst: 78: php5enmod: not found
dpkg: error processing mediawiki (--configure):
 subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 127

$ dpkg -l php5-common
| Status=Not/Inst/Conf-files/Unpacked/halF-conf/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend
|/ Err?=(none)/Reinst-required (Status,Err: uppercase=bad)
||/ Name                         Version                      Description
ii  php5-common                  5.3.3-7+squeeze19            Common files for packages built from the php5 source

Apparently, mediawiki needs a newer php5-common than that.

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