Gentoo Archives: gentoo-science

From: "Andrey G. Grozin" <A.G.Grozin@×××××××.su>
To: gentoo-science@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-science] sci-mathematics/reduce on amd64
Date: Fri, 23 Dec 2011 16:24:32
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-science] sci-mathematics/reduce on amd64 by Miguel de Val-Borro
On Thu, 22 Dec 2011, Miguel de Val-Borro wrote:
> I have upgraded from reduce-20110414 to reduce-20110414-r1 and got a file > collision during merging: > > * sci-mathematics/reduce-20110414 > * /usr/lib64/reduce/reduce.doc > * /usr/lib64/reduce/reduce.fonts > * > * Package 'sci-mathematics/reduce-20110414-r1' NOT merged due to file > * collisions. If necessary, refer to your elog messages for the whole > * content of the above message.
Yes, I saw this behaviour. I think this must be a bug in portage. The directories /usr/lib64/reduce/reduce.doc and /usr/lib64/reduce/reduce.fonts belong to the old version of reduce, which is being removed during this install. Why are they triggering file collision?? Andrey