Bug#349706: linux-kernel-headers: Needs to conflict with amd64-libs-dev 1.1
On Tue, Jan 24, 2006 at 02:03:21PM -0500, Adam C Powell IV wrote:
> Both linux-kernel-headers in etch and amd64-libs-dev in sarge
> provide /usr/include/asm/bootsetup.h (among others), leading to a hiccup
> during sarge->etch upgrade if they are not upgraded in the right order.
> To force the right order, please have linux-kernel-headers conflict with
> amd64-libs-dev (<<1.4) [or whatever version of amd64-libs-dev dropped
> those files].
Please use Replaces rather than Conflicts here; using Conflicts for
moved files makes the package management system's job unnecessarily
difficult (because it requires that one package be totally removed from
the system temporarily during the upgrade).
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]