[csw-pkgsubmissions] newpkgs pm_calendarsimple

Dagobert Michelsen dam at opencsw.org
Mon Nov 1 21:20:02 CET 2010

Hi Jon,

Am 01.11.2010 um 20:47 schrieb Jonathan Craig:
> On Mon, Nov 1, 2010 at 2:17 PM, Philip Brown <phil at bolthole.com>  
> wrote:
>> ERROR 1062 (23000) at line 6: Duplicate entry '/opt/csw/bin/pcal'  
>> for key 1
>> DB Update failed. Possibly a filename collision
>> it appears it is colliding with a package originally created long  
>> long
>> ago, when lengths were even shorter :-}
>> pm_calendarsimp
>> And unfortunately, there is a pre-existing dependency on it.
>> "rt".
>> Quite a useful package.
> My bad, I didn't see it in GAR so I simply set it up.  I should have
> thought about the need to re-use the old package name (obviously not
> in GAR).  Is there a simple way for me to extricate myself from this
> predicament? Do I need to delete my SVN stuff and rebuild it using the
> original name or follow on to the "rt" package and rebuild that with
> the new name as its dependency (same maintainer as Calendar::Simple,
> who is retired).  Something will have to be done because the "rt"
> package is essentially dead as it can no longer get this dependent
> package.

The best thing would be to add an empty CSWpmcalendarsimp depend on
the new CSWpmcalendarsimple, recompile the dependencies to depend
against the new one, than later delete the old one. For an example
on how to do this in GAR see e.g.
RT is quite big, but if you want to take a shot feel free :-)

Best regards

   -- Dago

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