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Bug 157169

Summary: yum update of perl-5.8.5-9 to perl-5.8.5-12.FC3 fails with conflicts
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Brian Daniels <bitmage>
Component: perlAssignee: Chip Turner <cturner>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Description Brian Daniels 2005-05-08 03:13:50 UTC
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Description of problem:
x86_64 FC3 system that has been reqularly updated with 'yum update'.  My yum config points to:
mirrorlist=http://fedora.redhat.com/download/mirrors/updates-released-fc3.us.east

When 'yum update' is run, generates the errors below.  It appears that the  perl-5.8.5-12.FC3 package has errors.  Others are reporting this at:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/history/318543

Resolving Dependencies
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
---> Package perl.x86_64 3:5.8.5-12.FC3 set to be updated
--> Running transaction check
Transaction Check Error:   file /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.5/File/Path.pm from install of perl-5.8.5-12.FC3 conflicts with file from package perl-5.8.5-9
  file /usr/share/man/man1/c2ph.1.gz from install of perl-5.8.5-12.FC3 conflicts with file from package perl-5.8.5-9
  file /usr/share/man/man1/cpan.1.gz from install of perl-5.8.5-12.FC3 conflicts with file from package perl-5.8.5-9
  file /usr/share/man/man1/dprofpp.1.gz from install of perl-5.8.5-12.FC3 conflicts with file from package perl-5.8.5-9
  file /usr/share/man/man1/enc2xs.1.gz from install of perl-5.8.5-12.FC3 conflicts with file from package perl-5.8.5-9
...

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
perl-5.8.5-12.FC3

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. run yum update
2.
3.
  

Actual Results:  Update fails with conflict errors

Expected Results:  Update should apply error-free

Additional info:

Comment 1 Warren Togami 2005-05-08 03:38:42 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 156288 ***