What to do about packaging beta, or rc as alternate installable

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Fri Jan 24 02:21:47 UTC 2014

On Thu, 2014-01-23 at 19:19 -0700, Pete Travis wrote:

> Is there something inherent to COPRs that solves the problem of
> duplicate paths, ie /usr/bin/mercurial from two different sources?
> If I missed something, a link with an appropriate measure of mocking
> would be welcome.

Not AFAIK. If you want your test package to be parallel installable,
you'd have to do the usual work of changing its install location or
prefixing/suffixing its names or whatever.
Adam Williamson
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