Bug 1466020 - Package conflict between hfsplusutils and hfsplus-tools
Package conflict between hfsplusutils and hfsplus-tools
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: hfsplus-tools (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Adam Jackson
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2017-06-28 13:50 EDT by Joe Thompson
Modified: 2018-05-29 08:57 EDT (History)
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Description Joe Thompson 2017-06-28 13:50:10 EDT
Description of problem: Can't install hfsplusutils on an F25 system that already has hfsplus-tools installed

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 540.1.linux3-11.fc24

How reproducible: 100%

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Fedora with hfsplus-tools
2. sudo dnf install hfsplusutils

Actual results:

$ sudo dnf install hfsplusutils
Last metadata expiration check: 0:59:18 ago on Wed Jun 28 12:31:44 2017.
Error: package hfsplus-tools-540.1.linux3-11.fc24.x86_64 conflicts with hfsplusutils provided by hfsplusutils-1.0.4-24.fc24.x86_64
(try to add '--allowerasing' to command line to replace conflicting packages)

Expected results: hfsplusutils should install alongside or replace hfsplus-tools, as appropriate.

Additional info: Appears to be a manifestation of BZ#1350081 that persisted in F25 because these two packages are still the F24 versions.
Comment 1 Joe Thompson 2017-07-13 13:20:12 EDT
Still a problem on F26.
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