Bug#864712: release-notes: Document possible QGIS upgrade failure
The jessie to stretch upgrade may fail due to a file conflict in the
QGIS packages as reported in #864695.
Because the fix cannot be included in stretch r0, the issue should be
documented in the release notes.
Please consider the attached patch.
--- en/issues.dbk (revision 11636)
+++ en/issues.dbk (working copy)
@@ -905,6 +905,16 @@
do this transition.
+ <section id="qgis-upgrade-may-fail">
+ <title>QGIS upgrade may fail</title>
+ The upgrade of the
+ <systemitem role="package">python-qgis-common</systemitem>
+ package may fail due to a file conflict. To prevent the upgrade
+ failure remove the qgis packages before the upgrade and reinstall
+ them afterwards.