Re: Directories contained in more than one package, without --force-overwrite
Philip Hands <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Well, I just got bitten by it now that I'm using dpkg_126.96.36.199, so I would guess that either there is a way of marking a directory as shared, or this is a bug in dpkg. Does anyone know which is the case ?
There's no way to mark a directory as shared, afaik. And I doubt that
there's a bug in dpkg relating to directory collisions. (You wouldn't
be able to install ANYTHING; every package includes '/'.) Are you
absolutely sure that there are no file or file / directory collisions?
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