Subject: Bug#550217: wget: Uninstallable, contains dir.gz
Date: Thursday 8th October 2009 12:46:38 UTC (over 8 years ago)
Package: wget Version: 1.12-1 Severity: serious Justification: Uninstallable Hi, your package is broken at least on kfreebsd-amd64: | E: wget: package-contains-info-dir-file usr/share/info/dir.gz | N: | N: This package contains a file named dir or dir.old, possibly compressed, | N: in /usr/share/info. This is the directory (or backup) of info pages and | N: is generated automatically by install-info when a package containing | N: info documentation is installed. Some upstream build systems create it | N: automatically, but it must not be included in a package since it needs | N: to be generated dynamically based on the installed info files on the | N: system. | N: | N: Severity: important, Certainty: certain | N: Which results in: | Preparing to replace wget 1.11.4-4 (using .../wget_1.12-1_kfreebsd-i386.deb) ... | Unpacking replacement wget ... | dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/wget_1.12-1_kfreebsd-i386.deb (--install): | trying to overwrite '/usr/share/info/dir.gz', which is also in package libgpgme11-dev 0:1.2.0-1 | dpkg-deb: subprocess paste killed by signal (Broken pipe) For libgpgme11-dev, that's #546015. Mraw, KiBi.