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Re: libxft-dev install issue.

On Tue, Apr 20, 2004 at 06:10:08PM +1000, Caveman said
> HI all. I did up system update but its seems that there is a a problem with 
> the package libxft-dev.
> I get this error when I run apt-get 
> Preparing to replace libxft-dev 2.1.2-5 
> (using .../libxft-dev_2.1.2-6_i386.deb) ...
> diversion of /usr/X11R6/include/X11/Xft/Xft.h 
> to /usr/X11R6/include/X11/Xft/Xft1.h by libxft-dev
> Removing `diversion of /usr/X11R6/include/X11/Xft/Xft.h 
> to /usr/X11R6/include/X11/Xft/Xft1.h by libxft-dev'
> dpkg-divert: rename involves overwriting `/usr/X11R6/include/X11/Xft/Xft.h' 
> with
>   different file `/usr/X11R6/include/X11/Xft/Xft1.h', not allowed
> dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/libxft-dev_2.1.2-6_i386.deb 
> (--unpack):
>  subprocess pre-installation script returned error exit status 2
> Errors were encountered while processing:
>  /var/cache/apt/archives/libxft-dev_2.1.2-6_i386.deb
> E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
> I was just wondering if anyone else has had this trouble and what they did to 
> fix it. 
> I hear there is a fix, but google did not seem to know about it.


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