hal + pam update errors

Michael Schwendt mschwendt.tmp0701.nospam at arcor.de
Thu Apr 5 17:14:26 UTC 2007

On Thu, 05 Apr 2007 13:02:14 -0400, David Zeuthen wrote:

> On Thu, 2007-04-05 at 18:01 +0200, Mark wrote:
> > file /usr/share/hal/fdi/information/10freedesktop/10-usb-music-players.fdi from install of hal-0.5.9-1.fc7 conflicts with file from package hal-0.5.9-0.git20070304.fc7
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=235152
> It would be nice if someone could tell me how to resolve this; last I
> checked all the rpm/yum wizards (including jkeating and skvidal) were
> all scratching their heads. Thanks.

The error smells a lot like an i386<->x86_64 conflict.
Old i386 pkg versus new x86_64 pkg.

Indeed, Rawhide only contains hal-0.5.9-1.fc7.x86_64.rpm and no hal.i386

Whether you can obsolete an i386 pkg from within an x86_64 pkg, I don't know.

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