Bug#831452: pcp-export-pcp2graphite: fails to upgrade from 'testing' - trying to overwrite /usr/bin/pcp2graphite
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Andreas Beckmann
2016-07-16 09:30:01 UTC
Package: pcp-export-pcp2graphite
Version: 3.11.3
Severity: serious
User: debian-***@lists.debian.org
Usertags: piuparts


during a test with piuparts I noticed your package fails to upgrade from
It installed fine in 'testing', then the upgrade to 'sid' fails
because it tries to overwrite other packages files without declaring a
Breaks+Replaces relation.

See policy 7.6 at
Selecting previously unselected package pcp-export-pcp2graphite.
Preparing to unpack .../pcp-export-pcp2graphite_3.11.3_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking pcp-export-pcp2graphite (3.11.3) ...
dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/pcp-export-pcp2graphite_3.11.3_amd64.deb (--unpack):
trying to overwrite '/usr/bin/pcp2graphite', which is also in package pcp 3.10.8+b1
Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.23-1) ...
Errors were encountered while processing:


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