builds uninstallable package 'kvm'

Bug #455114 reported by Steve Langasek on 2009-10-19
This bug affects 4 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
qemu-kvm (Ubuntu)
Thierry Carrez
Thierry Carrez

Bug Description

Binary package hint: qemu-kvm

Package: kvm
Depends: qemu-kvm

Package: qemu-kvm
Conflicts: kvm, kvm-data, qemu

Never do this. Transitional packages need to be installable; if you don't want it to be installable, you need to stop building it.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: amd64
Date: Sun Oct 18 15:16:03 2009
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
Package: qemu-kvm (not installed)
 PATH=(custom, user)
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-14.48-generic
SourcePackage: qemu-kvm
Uname: Linux 2.6.31-14-generic x86_64

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Steve Langasek (vorlon) wrote :
Changed in qemu-kvm (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Dustin Kirkland (kirkland)
importance: Undecided → High
milestone: none → ubuntu-9.10
status: New → Triaged
Thierry Carrez (ttx) wrote :

Breaks UEC Node install, raising to Critical

Changed in qemu-kvm (Ubuntu Karmic):
importance: High → Critical
Thierry Carrez (ttx) on 2009-10-19
Changed in qemu-kvm (Ubuntu Karmic):
assignee: Dustin Kirkland (kirkland) → Thierry Carrez (ttx)
status: Triaged → In Progress
Thierry Carrez (ttx) wrote :

Verified fixed on direct karmic install of qemu, kvm, qemu-kvm, and on upgrade from a qemu+kvm Jaunty config.

Changed in qemu-kvm (Ubuntu Karmic):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package qemu-kvm - 0.11.0-0ubuntu6

qemu-kvm (0.11.0-0ubuntu6) karmic; urgency=low

  * debian/control: Version the conflicts/replaces with qemu and kvm so that
    the transitional packages are actually installable (LP: #455114)

 -- Thierry Carrez <email address hidden> Mon, 19 Oct 2009 11:32:12 +0200

Changed in qemu-kvm (Ubuntu Karmic):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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