init-system-helpers and upstart need to conflict/replace

Bug #1511899 reported by Rolf Leggewie
This bug affects 1 person
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init-system-helpers (Ubuntu)
Robie Basak
upstart (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Got the following when going from trusty to xenial.

Preparing to unpack .../init-system-helpers_1.24ubuntu1_all.deb ...
Unpacking init-system-helpers (1.24ubuntu1) over (1.14) ...
dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/init-system-helpers_1.24ubuntu1_all.deb (--unpack):
 trying to overwrite '/bin/running-in-container', which is also in package upstart 1.12.1-0ubuntu4.2

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Robie Basak (racb) wrote :

Confirmed when test dist-upgrading from Trusty to Xenial. This blocks me from upgrade testing other packages in Xenial before upload.

Changed in init-system-helpers (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → High
Revision history for this message
Martin Pitt (pitti) wrote :

FTR, this was moved to init-system-helpers in bug 1442228. Can't say I'm happy about this, but that's what it is right now.

Robie Basak (racb)
Changed in init-system-helpers (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → In Progress
assignee: nobody → Robie Basak (racb)
Robie Basak (racb)
Changed in init-system-helpers (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Revision history for this message
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package init-system-helpers - 1.24ubuntu2

init-system-helpers (1.24ubuntu2) xenial; urgency=medium

  * Add Breaks/Replaces on upstart to cover move of
    /bin/running-in-container (LP: #1511899).

 -- Robie Basak <email address hidden> Tue, 17 Nov 2015 15:46:35 +0000

Changed in init-system-helpers (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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