Re: RFH: How to get rid of a link to a directory
On Mon, Nov 12, 2012 at 02:34:03PM +0900, Norbert Preining wrote:
> What I would like to have is:
> * get rid of the above link, change it to a directory
> Can anyone give me hints how to achieve this in a proper way?
Just in case you missed that, dpkg will refuse to replace an existing
directory with a symbolic link, and vice versa.
You might find convenient to copy-paste one of the work-arounds at
http://wiki.debian.org/MissingCopyrightFile. The last link seems to
break sometimes, retry if necessary.