[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#767572: libthunar-vfs-1-2-dbg: fails to upgrade from squeeze - trying to overwrite /usr/lib/debug/usr/lib/libthunar-vfs-1.so.2.3.1

Andreas Beckmann anbe at debian.org
Sat Nov 1 04:51:07 UTC 2014

Package: libthunar-vfs-1-2-dbg
Version: 1.2.0-3
Severity: serious
User: debian-qa at lists.debian.org
Usertags: piuparts


during a test with piuparts I noticed your package fails to upgrade from
It installed fine in 'squeeze', then the upgrade to 'wheezy' fails
because it tries to overwrite other packages files without declaring a
Breaks+Replaces relation.

See policy 7.6 at

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

  Selecting previously deselected package libthunar-vfs-1-2-dbg.
  Unpacking libthunar-vfs-1-2-dbg (from .../libthunar-vfs-1-2-dbg_1.2.0-3+b1_amd64.deb) ...
  dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/libthunar-vfs-1-2-dbg_1.2.0-3+b1_amd64.deb (--unpack):
   trying to overwrite '/usr/lib/debug/usr/lib/libthunar-vfs-1.so.2.3.1', which is also in package thunar-dbg 1.0.2-1+b1
  configured to not write apport reports
  dpkg-deb: subprocess paste killed by signal (Broken pipe)
  Errors were encountered while processing:


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