[Pkg-net-snmp-devel] unstable: net-snmp uninstallable with libsmi2-common

Jochen Friedrich jochen at scram.de
Wed Dec 2 17:29:06 UTC 2009

Hi Artur,

> I noticed that for some combination of packages it is unable to upgrade
> net-snmp from 5.4.1~dfsg-12 to The reason is that
> libsnmp-base conflicts with libsmi2-common (<< 0.4.8+dfsg-2),
> however only libsmi2-common 0.4.8+dfsg-1 is available in unstable.

This conflict was added to prevent overwriting files of libsmi2-common by
MIBs downloaded from the internet.

> Could you, please, estimate the time needed to solve this issue?

You could either install libsmi2-common from experimental or wait for which was uploaded today. As now downloading MIBs is done
by a different package, i removed the conflict again.


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