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Re: Package name conflict question



"SZ Lin (林上智)" <szlin@cs.nctu.edu.tw> writes:
> Although these packages are not API-compatible, they are using the
> same installation path and file name; therefore, I think "Conflict:"
> section is needed.

Note that Policy explicitly forbids using "Conflicts" in this case, see
the first paragraph in [1].

  [1] <https://www.debian.org/doc/debian-policy/ch-files.html#s-binaries>

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