(Breezy) libxt6 tries to overwrite xscreensaver file

John DeCarlo johndecarlo at gmail.com
Thu Jun 2 15:27:17 UTC 2005

On 6/1/05, Stephen R Laniel <steve at laniels.org> wrote:
> Unpacking replacement libxt6 ...
> dpkg: error processing
> /var/cache/apt/archives/libxt6_6.8.2-21_i386.deb (--unpack):
> trying to overwrite `/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/app-defaults',
> which is also in package xscreensaver


I was able to uninstall xscreensaver (sudo apt-get remove xscreensaver), 
which allowed everything else to install. Then I did an apt-get install 
xscreensaver and there was no problem doing that, either.

John DeCarlo, My Views Are My Own
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