On Mon, 7 Jan 2019 17:59:57 +0100 Adam Borowski <kilob...@angband.pl> wrote: > On Sun, Jan 06, 2019 at 06:31:01PM +0100, Alberto Molina Coballes wrote: > > * Package name : arptables > > Version : 0.0.4+snapshot20181021-1 > > > * [2c7c7c6] New upstream version 0.0.4+snapshot20181021 > > * [c6b2324] d/patches: Adapt the default patch to the latest upstream > > version > > *  arptables: introduce /sbin compatibility symlinks > > * [4108b0d] arptables: introduce alternatives for /usr/sbin/arptables > > (Closes: #916106) > > * [f7b48be] d/control: bump std-version to 4.3.0 > > Hi! > I'm afraid the package fails to remove: > > Removing arptables (0.0.4+snapshot20181021-1) ... > dpkg-query: no packages found matching iptables > dpkg: error processing package arptables (--remove): > installed arptables package pre-removal script subprocess returned error > exit status 1 > Errors were encountered while processing: > arptables > E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1) > > It's run with "set -e", thus dies on "variable=$(false)". > > You may want to try various piuparts scenarios, and/or abuse chroots a bit, > as such transitions are quite tricky to get right. >
I went ahead and sponsored the upload. I didn't check piuparts :-( Please @alberto, patch the package and prepare a new upload. I'm closing this RFS bug now.