[pkg-wine-party] Bug#679536: wine-bin: fails to install, trying to overwrite other packages files

Andreas Beckmann debian at abeckmann.de
Fri Jun 29 14:55:09 UTC 2012

Package: wine-bin
Version: 1.4.1-1.1
Severity: serious
User: debian-qa at lists.debian.org
Usertags: piuparts


during a test with piuparts I noticed your package failed to install
because it tries to overwrite other packages files without declaring a
replaces relation.

See policy 7.6 at

>From the attached log (scroll to the bottom...):

  Selecting previously unselected package wine-bin.
  Unpacking wine-bin (from .../wine-bin_1.4.1-1.1_amd64.deb) ...
  dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/wine-bin_1.4.1-1.1_amd64.deb (--unpack):
   trying to overwrite '/usr/bin/wine64', which is also in package libwine:amd64 1.4.1-1.1
  Errors were encountered while processing:


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