replacing folders with symlinks leads to rpm cpio rename errors

Julian Sikorski belegdol at
Fri Sep 21 08:41:33 UTC 2012

W dniu 21.09.2012 10:34, Stanislav Ochotnicky pisze:
> Quoting Julian Sikorski (2012-09-21 08:53:26)
>> Hi list,
>> one of the updates I am preparing is supposed to replace some of the
>> folders with symlinks. Unfortunately, this leads to rpm cpio: rename
>> errors upon an update attempt. Is there a standard way of dealing with this?
> Generally a bad idea to change symlinks and directories. You'd need a
> post/postun scriptlets and it will get tricky fast
Thank you for the information. I think I'll keep the folders as-is and
symlink to files inside then.


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