Re: [Piuparts-devel] how to handle partial upgrade problems?
On 2012-09-18 12:46, Ian Jackson wrote:
> And yes, this leaves pkg1 missing files. This sequence of actions is
> not supported. Ie, Don't Do That Then; I think that isn't a bug.
> If you think it is a bug and want to support this sequence of user
> actions then I guess the Breaks is an answer. But this is a policy
Moving around files with proper Breaks/Replaces is described in the Policy:
and the footnote 53
covers exactly the case of "disappearing files" due to missing Breaks.