Andreas Putzo wrote:
> On Aug 07 16:28, Luk Claes wrote:
>>> When upgrading my sid chroot just now, I noticed this message about a
>>> conflict between gpsdrive-data and gpsdrive:
>>> Unpacking gpsdrive-data (from .../gpsdrive-data_2.10~pre4-4_all.deb) ...
>>> dpkg: error processing
>>> /var/cache/apt/archives/gpsdrive-data_2.10~pre4-4_all.deb (--unpack):
>>> trying to overwrite `/usr/share/gpsdrive/pixmaps/battery.png', which is
>>> also in package gpsdrive
>>> dpkg-deb: subprocess paste killed by signal (Broken pipe)
>>> Preparing to replace gpsdrive 2.10~pre4-3 (using
>>> .../gpsdrive_2.10~pre4-4_i386.deb) ...
>>> Unpacking replacement gpsdrive ...
>>> gpsdrive (2.10~pre4-5) unstable; urgency=low
>>> * Add missing Replaces to the gpsdrive-data package
>>> and add a dependency on gpsdrive. (Closes: #493892)
>> I don't see why a Depends is needed, the Recommends seems fine and the
>> Replaces should solve the reported bug?
> Without the Depends, if someone has gpsdrive < 2.10~pre4-5 and
> installs gpsdrive-data, gpsdrive will be removed which is certainly
> not the intended behaviour.
Why would gpsdrive be removed, you don't use 'Conflicts: gpsdrive', do you?
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