Bug#916768: libelogind-dev-doc: missing Breaks+Replaces: libelogind-dev (<< 239.1+20181115-1)

Andreas Beckmann anbe at debian.org
Tue Dec 18 12:21:47 GMT 2018

Package: libelogind-dev-doc
Version: 239.3-3+debian1
Severity: serious
User: debian-qa at lists.debian.org
Usertags: piuparts


during a test with piuparts I noticed your package fails to upgrade from
It installed fine in 'testing', then the upgrade to 'sid' fails
because it tries to overwrite other packages files without declaring a
Breaks+Replaces relation.

See policy 7.6 at

>From the attached log (scroll to the bottom...):

  Preparing to unpack .../libelogind-dev-doc_239.3-3+debian1_all.deb ...
  Unpacking libelogind-dev-doc (239.3-3+debian1) ...
  dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/libelogind-dev-doc_239.3-3+debian1_all.deb (--unpack):
   trying to overwrite '/usr/share/man/man3/sd-bus.3.gz', which is also in package libelogind-dev:amd64 239.1+20181112+gd4a3f291e395+nosubmodule-1+debian1
  dpkg-deb: error: paste subprocess was killed by signal (Broken pipe)
  Errors were encountered while processing:



PS: please use a normal debian revision in the version, i.e. only number
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