Reinhard Tartler wrote: > On Fr, Jan 08, 2010 at 03:39:31 (CET), James Vega wrote: > >> On Wed, Jan 06, 2010 at 10:51:13AM +0000, Debian Bug Tracking System wrote: >>> Source: vlc >>> Source-Version: 1.0.4-2 >>> [snip] >>> * Move back hotkeys to vlc-nox (Closes: #563477) >>> * Fix Replaces/Conflicts version so that upgrade work (Closes: >>> #563476, #563483) >> See #560896 for why >> >> Package: vlc >> Version: 1.0.4-2 >> Depends: vlc-nox (= 1.0.4-2) >> Conflicts: vlc-nox (<< 1.0.4-2) >> >> Package: vlc-nox >> Version: 1.0.4-2 >> Conflicts: vlc (<< 1.0.4-2) >> >> is broken. > > That bugreport has very long discussion threads, and after skimming > them, I didn't understand how that bug relates to this situation. > > Here in vlc, both conflicts are versioned. Both apt and aptitude should > be able to find the obvious solution: pick the latest version of both > packages. How can this cause problems?
New vlc needs vlc-nox to be installed first, but the new vlc-nox conflicts with the installed version of vlc... Cheers Luk _______________________________________________ pkg-multimedia-maintainers mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org http://lists.alioth.debian.org/mailman/listinfo/pkg-multimedia-maintainers