Bug#634053: xulrunner-dev 5.0-3 fails to install

Jakub Wilk jwilk at debian.org
Sat Jul 16 20:35:34 UTC 2011

reopen 634053 

* Ximin Luo <infinity0 at gmx.com>, 2011-07-16, 13:05:
>Preparing to replace xulrunner-dev 5.0-2 (using .../xulrunner-dev_5.0-3_amd64.deb) ...
>Unpacking replacement xulrunner-dev ...
>dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/xulrunner-dev_5.0-3_amd64.deb (--unpack):
> unable to open '/usr/lib/xulrunner-5.0/xpt_dump.dpkg-new': No such file or directory

I can reproduce the problem in a clean chroot.

/usr/lib/xulrunner-devel-5.0/sdk/bin used to be a symlink in 5.0-2, but 
is a regular directory in 5.0-3. This is not supported by dpkg, as per 
Policy 6.6.

Jakub Wilk

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