On 11 February 2010 16:19, Sri <firstname.lastname@example.org
> I want to replace existing package A1.deb with new package A2.deb and should
> update the dependencies of the package B.deb with A2.deb instead of A1.deb.
> For that, i mentioned the Conflicts & Replaces tags with A1.deb in
> DEBIAN/control file of A2.deb
> But when i try to install A2.deb using dpkg -i command, i am getting error
> saying "A2.deb conflicts with A1.deb but it cannot remove A1.deb because
> B.deb depends on A1.deb"
> So, what options i have to add to dpkg command to remove A1.deb, install
> A2.deb, update dependency of B.deb from A1.deb with A2.deb.
> Please help me in this regard...
> Thanks in advance...
> Srikumar B