Bug#402903: marked as done (openssh-server: trying to overwrite `/etc/init.d/ssh', which is,also in package ssh)
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Upgrading from the current sarge ssh package in a dist-upgrade to etch
caused ssh to break.
Here is a segment of the apt-get dist-upgrade output:
Unpacking openssh-client (from .../openssh-client_1%3a4.3p2-7_i386.deb) ...
Transferring ownership of conffile /etc/ssh/moduli ...
Transferring ownership of conffile /etc/ssh/ssh_config ...
dpkg: error processing
trying to overwrite `/etc/ssh/ssh_config', which is also in package ssh
Aborting ownership transfer of conffile /etc/ssh/moduli ...
Aborting ownership transfer of conffile /etc/ssh/ssh_config ...
Preparing to replace ssh 1:3.8.1p1-8.sarge.6 (using
Unpacking replacement ssh ...
dpkg: warning - unable to delete old directory `/etc/ssh': Directory not
Selecting previously deselected package openssh-server.
Unpacking openssh-server (from .../openssh-server_1%3a4.3p2-7_i386.deb) ...
Transferring ownership of conffile /etc/init.d/ssh ...
Transferring ownership of conffile /etc/pam.d/ssh ...
dpkg: error processing
trying to overwrite `/etc/init.d/ssh', which is also in package ssh
Aborting ownership transfer of conffile /etc/init.d/ssh ...
dpkg-deb: subprocess paste killed by signal (Broken pipe)
Aborting ownership transfer of conffile /etc/pam.d/ssh ...
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
Also breaks the openssh-client package
I was able to resolve by:
apt-get remove ssh && apt-get install openssh-client openssh-server
-- System Information:
Debian Release: 4.0
APT prefers testing
APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux 2.4.26
Locale: LANG=C, LC_CTYPE=C (charmap=ANSI_X3.4-1968)
Versions of packages openssh-server depends on:
ii adduser 3.100 Add and remove users and groups
ii debconf 1.5.8 Debian configuration
ii dpkg 1.13.24 package maintenance system
ii libc6 2.3.6.ds1-8 GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii libcomer 1.39+1.40-WIP-2006.11.14+dfsg-1 common error description
ii libkrb53 1.4.4-4 MIT Kerberos runtime libraries
ii libpam-m 0.79-4 Pluggable Authentication
ii libpam-r 0.79-4 Runtime support for the PAM
ii libpam0g 0.79-4 Pluggable Authentication
ii libselin 1.32-3 SELinux shared libraries
ii libssl0. 0.9.8c-4 SSL shared libraries
ii libwrap0 7.6.dbs-11 Wietse Venema's TCP
ii openssh- 1:4.3p2-7 Secure shell client, an
ii zlib1g 1:1.2.3-13 compression library - runtime
openssh-server recommends no packages.
-- debconf information:
* ssh/use_old_init_script: true
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Date: Sat, 23 Dec 2006 18:38:33 +0000
Binary: ssh-askpass-gnome ssh-krb5 openssh-client-udeb ssh openssh-server openssh-client openssh-server-udeb
Architecture: source powerpc all
Maintainer: Matthew Vernon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Changed-By: Colin Watson <email@example.com>
openssh-client - Secure shell client, an rlogin/rsh/rcp replacement
openssh-client-udeb - Secure shell client for the Debian installer (udeb)
openssh-server - Secure shell server, an rshd replacement
openssh-server-udeb - Secure shell server for the Debian installer (udeb)
ssh - Secure shell client and server (transitional package)
ssh-askpass-gnome - under X, asks user for a passphrase for ssh-add
ssh-krb5 - Secure shell client and server (transitional package)
Closes: 402804 403528
openssh (1:4.3p2-8) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Vincent Untz ]
* Give the ssh-askpass-gnome window a default icon; remove unnecessary
icon extension from .desktop file (closes:
[ Colin Watson ]
* Drop versioning on ssh/ssh-krb5 Replaces, as otherwise it isn't
sufficient to replace conffiles (closes: #402804).
* Make GSSAPICleanupCreds a compatibility alias for
GSSAPICleanupCredentials. Mark GSSUseSessionCCache and
GSSAPIUseSessionCredCache as known-but-unsupported options, and migrate
away from them on upgrade.
* It turns out that the people who told me that removing a conffile in the
preinst was sufficient to have dpkg replace it without prompting when
moving a conffile between packages were very much mistaken. As far as I
can tell, the only way to do this reliably is to write out the desired
new text of the conffile in the preinst. This is gross, and requires
shipping the text of all conffiles in the preinst too, but there's
nothing for it. Fortunately this nonsense is only required for smooth
upgrades from sarge.
* debconf template translations:
- Add Romanian (thanks, Stan Ioan-Eugen; closes: #403528).
f9c63b1c8e0d8876e724debf42f31f94 1000 net standard openssh_4.3p2-8.dsc
be03da0fdecae48f0b2a8b8619dfac2f 257180 net standard openssh_4.3p2-8.diff.gz
07c1723bb446307338ef87f6886cddec 1056 net extra ssh_4.3p2-8_all.deb
e09b57548c3448fb4cdd3b141780dc97 91056 net extra ssh-krb5_4.3p2-8_all.deb
2f64874b23ddd49f16dbfa4103c676d1 651646 net standard openssh-client_4.3p2-8_powerpc.deb
c9e5ff8b1e770b2b1cf72ff256713ed9 233428 net optional openssh-server_4.3p2-8_powerpc.deb
020d65b4483d72fe7554ecf4218f3160 100500 gnome optional ssh-askpass-gnome_4.3p2-8_powerpc.deb
788b9878b13d448bcbc29d243a47af45 166782 debian-installer optional openssh-client-udeb_4.3p2-8_powerpc.udeb
5511b49f94918e34425aadd4e9076ec9 169938 debian-installer optional openssh-server-udeb_4.3p2-8_powerpc.udeb
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