Some errors from package install in F17

Matthias Runge mrunge at
Tue Apr 3 15:16:22 UTC 2012

On 30/03/12 07:53, stan wrote:
> In general, install went very well.  Of the several thousand packages I
> installed, these were the only errors.  I was really impressed.
> These packages failed at transaction check:
> Transaction Check Error:
>    file /etc/logrotate.d/syslog from install of
> syslog-ng-3.2.5-5.fc17.x86_64 conflicts with file from package
> rsyslog-5.8.7-1.fc17.x86_64

Thanks for the report and sorry, it took me to answer. This is a known 
error. [1]

You can circumvent this by uninstalling
rsyslog (and its deps), installing syslog-ng and afterwards man-db etc.


Matthias Runge <mrunge at>
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