package libreoffice-gtk not installed failed to install/upgrade: trying to overwrite /usr/lib/libreoffice/program/losessioninstall.uno.so , which is also in package libreoffice-core 1:3.6.2~rc2-0ubuntu4

Bug #1084940 reported by Erik-Jan Dokter on 2012-11-30
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
libreoffice (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Björn Michaelsen

Bug Description

I upgraded the packages via the terminal via sudo apt-get update and then sudo apt-get updgrade. I have added some PPA's myself in order to update LibreOffice to a more recent version. This time the 4 alfa was installed. After that the system reported broken packages.

ProblemType: Package
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
Package: libreoffice-gtk (not installed)
Uname: Linux 3.6.0-030600-generic i686
ApportVersion: 2.6.1-0ubuntu6
Architecture: i386
Date: Fri Nov 30 08:02:34 2012
ErrorMessage: trying to overwrite '/usr/lib/libreoffice/program/losessioninstall.uno.so', which is also in package libreoffice-core 1:3.6.2~rc2-0ubuntu4
InstallationDate: Installed on 2012-10-04 (56 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS "Precise Pangolin" - Release i386 (20120423)
MarkForUpload: True
SourcePackage: libreoffice
Title: package libreoffice-gtk (not installed) failed to install/upgrade: trying to overwrite '/usr/lib/libreoffice/program/losessioninstall.uno.so', which is also in package libreoffice-core 1:3.6.2~rc2-0ubuntu4
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to quantal on 2012-10-18 (42 days ago)

Erik-Jan Dokter (doktpej) wrote :

known issue, note that the prereleases PPA does explicitly not guarantee such things wont happen. Thus always uninstall LO completely before and after switching to another version.

Changed in libreoffice (Ubuntu):
status: New → Invalid
status: Invalid → In Progress
assignee: nobody → Björn Michaelsen (bjoern-michaelsen)

Should be fixed now in the ppa, soon to be uploaded to raring.

Changed in libreoffice (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed

uploaded

Changed in libreoffice (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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