package phatch 0.2.1-4 failed to install/upgrade: trying to overwrite '/usr/share/applications/phatch.desktop', which is also in package phatch-cli 0:0.2.1-4

Bug #450800 reported by Stefan Ebner on 2009-10-13
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This bug affects 14 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
phatch (Ubuntu)
High
Scott Kitterman

Bug Description

Binary package hint: phatch

Just installed updates a few minutes ago

ProblemType: Package
Architecture: i386
Date: Wed Oct 14 00:32:49 2009
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
ErrorMessage: trying to overwrite '/usr/share/applications/phatch.desktop', which is also in package phatch-cli 0:0.2.1-4
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Package: phatch 0.2.1-4
PackageArchitecture: all
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-13.45-generic
SourcePackage: phatch
Title: package phatch 0.2.1-4 failed to install/upgrade: trying to overwrite '/usr/share/applications/phatch.desktop', which is also in package phatch-cli 0:0.2.1-4
Uname: Linux 2.6.31-13-generic i686

Stefan Ebner (sebner) wrote :
Nizar Kerkeni (nizarus) wrote :

confirm it in Architecture: amd64

Changed in phatch (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Bálint Magyar (balintm) wrote :

This happened to me just now when updating to 0.2.3-2.

Sam Devol (support-samdevol) wrote :

After upgrade failure, I opened Synaptic, checked 'Broken', found phatch listed, marked for upgrade and applied. That worked for me.

Stani (stani) wrote :

phatch.desktop moved from phatch-cli to phatch. Could you please check if this works?:
sudo aptitude remove phatch-cli
sudo aptitude install phatch

Changed in phatch (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
assignee: nobody → stani (stani)
Changed in phatch (Ubuntu):
assignee: stani (stani) → Scott Kitterman (kitterman)
importance: Undecided → High
status: Incomplete → In Progress
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package phatch - 0.2.3-2ubuntu1

---------------
phatch (0.2.3-2ubuntu1) karmic; urgency=low

  * phatch Replaces: phatch-cli (=< 0.2.3-2) to fix file overwrite errors
    (LP: #450800)

 -- Scott Kitterman <email address hidden> Wed, 14 Oct 2009 00:41:12 -0400

Changed in phatch (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
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