Re: Bug#679789: /usr/bin/apt-get: apt-get install: conflicts if same file is in package being removed and package being installed
reassign 679789 konqueror 4:4.8.4-1
severity 679789 serious
retitle 679789 konqueror needs breaks+replaces: kdebase-data 4:4.6.5-1
Thanks for your report!
On Sun, Jul 1, 2012 at 5:20 PM, js <email@example.com> wrote:
> Preparing to replace konqueror 4:4.6.5-1 (using .../konqueror_4%3a4.8.4-1_i386.deb) ...
> Unpacking replacement konqueror ...
> dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/konqueror_4%3a4.8.4-1_i386.deb (--unpack): <<<<<<<< conflict between file in kdebase-data and konqueror <<<<<
> trying to overwrite '/usr/share/doc/kde/HTML/en/konqueror/format-font-size-less.png', which is also in package kdebase-data 4:4.6.5-1 <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
konqueror misses the needed Breaks+Replaces information,
APT can't act according to information it doesn't have,
so reassigning to konqueror (or kde-baseapps in fact).