/usr/share/doc/openssl/changelog.gz is a broken symlink

Bug #1489207 reported by Anders Kaseorg on 2015-08-27
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
openssl (Ubuntu)
Medium
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Bug Description

$ zcat /usr/share/doc/openssl/changelog.gz
gzip: /usr/share/doc/openssl/changelog.gz: No such file or directory
$ ls -l /usr/share/doc/openssl/changelog.gz
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 27 Jul 9 10:06 /usr/share/doc/openssl/changelog.gz -> ../libssl1.0.0/changelog.gz
$ ls -l /usr/share/doc/libssl1.0.0/changelog.gz
ls: cannot access /usr/share/doc/libssl1.0.0/changelog.gz: No such file or directory
$ dpkg -l openssl libssl1.0.0
Desired=Unknown/Install/Remove/Purge/Hold
| Status=Not/Inst/Conf-files/Unpacked/halF-conf/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend
|/ Err?=(none)/Reinst-required (Status,Err: uppercase=bad)
||/ Name Version Architecture Description
+++-====================-===============-===============-=============================================
ii libssl1.0.0:amd64 1.0.2d-0ubuntu1 amd64 Secure Sockets Layer toolkit - shared librari
ii openssl 1.0.2d-0ubuntu1 amd64 Secure Sockets Layer toolkit - cryptographic

Hans Joachim Desserud (hjd) wrote :

Confirmed in openssl 1.0.2d-0ubuntu1 on Ubuntu Wily.

It doesn't seem to be a duplicate of bug 1297025, but looks like there's been similar issues for a while.

Changed in openssl (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
tags: added: wily
Changed in openssl (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
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