package libperl5.22 5.22.1-9 failed to install/upgrade: trying to overwrite shared '/usr/share/doc/libperl5.22/changelog.Debian.gz', which is different from other instances of package libperl5.22:i386

Bug #1699294 reported by Eric on 2017-06-20
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
perl (Ubuntu)
Undecided
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Bug Description

can not access hplip-3.17.6.run file to be able to use out HP c4280 photosmart scanner/printer in scan mode. Getit shows "There was a problem opening the file "/home/e/Downloads/hplip-3.17.6.run". The file you opened has some invalid characters. If you continue editing this file you could corrupt this document."

ProblemType: Package
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
Package: libperl5.22 5.22.1-9
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.4.0-79.100-generic 4.4.67
Uname: Linux 4.4.0-79-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20.1-0ubuntu2.6
Architecture: amd64
Date: Tue Jun 20 07:55:10 2017
DuplicateSignature:
 package:libperl5.22:5.22.1-9
 Unpacking libperl5.22:i386 (5.22.1-9) ...
 dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/libperl5.22_5.22.1-9_i386.deb (--unpack):
  trying to overwrite shared '/usr/share/doc/libperl5.22/changelog.Debian.gz', which is different from other instances of package libperl5.22:i386
ErrorMessage: trying to overwrite shared '/usr/share/doc/libperl5.22/changelog.Debian.gz', which is different from other instances of package libperl5.22:i386
InstallationDate: Installed on 2015-12-21 (547 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Release amd64 (20150218.1)
RelatedPackageVersions:
 dpkg 1.18.4ubuntu1.2
 apt 1.2.20
SourcePackage: perl
Title: package libperl5.22 5.22.1-9 failed to install/upgrade: trying to overwrite shared '/usr/share/doc/libperl5.22/changelog.Debian.gz', which is different from other instances of package libperl5.22:i386
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Eric (veewee111) wrote :
tags: removed: need-duplicate-check
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in perl (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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