dpkg: error processing

Bug #17259 reported by Andreas Mueller on 2005-05-19
8
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
xorg (Ubuntu)
Medium
Daniel Stone

Bug Description

Preparing to replace xorg-common 6.8.2-14
(using .../xorg-common_6.8.2-15_all.deb) ...
Document `debian-x-faq' is not installed, cannot remove.
Unpacking replacement xorg-common ...
dpkg: error
processing /var/cache/apt/archives/xorg-common_6.8.2-15_all.deb
(--unpack):
 trying to overwrite `/usr/include/X11', which is also in package
libxft-dev
 System startup links for /etc/init.d/xorg-common already exist.
 * Setting up X server socket directory...
[ ok ]
 * Setting up ICE socket directory...
[ ok ]
Errors were encountered while processing:
 /var/cache/apt/archives/xorg-common_6.8.2-15_all.deb

Daniel Stone (daniels) wrote :

fixed in -16 and higher

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