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  1. MariaDB Server
  2. MDEV-11979

Upgrade from Debian's to MariaDB's 10.1 packages fails



    • Bug
    • Status: Closed (View Workflow)
    • Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • 10.1
    • 10.5.3
    • Packaging, Platform Debian
    • None
    • Debian testing (stretch) x86_64


      • install MariaDB server from default Debian repo on stretch:

        $ sudo apt-get install mariadb-server
        $ dpkg -l | grep -iE 'maria|mysql'
        ii  libdbd-mysql-perl             4.041-1                     amd64        Perl5 database interface to the MariaDB/MySQL database
        ii  libmariadbclient18:amd64      10.1.21-5                   amd64        MariaDB database client library
        ii  mariadb-client-10.1           10.1.21-5                   amd64        MariaDB database client binaries
        ii  mariadb-client-core-10.1      10.1.21-5                   amd64        MariaDB database core client binaries
        ii  mariadb-common                10.1.21-5                   all          MariaDB common metapackage
        ii  mariadb-server                10.1.21-5                   all          MariaDB database server (metapackage depending on the latest version)
        ii  mariadb-server-10.1           10.1.21-5                   amd64        MariaDB database server binaries
        ii  mariadb-server-core-10.1      10.1.21-5                   amd64        MariaDB database core server files
        ii  mysql-common                  5.8+1.0.2                   all          MySQL database common files, e.g. /etc/mysql/my.cnf

      • enable MariaDB repo:

        deb http://mirror2.hs-esslingen.de/mariadb/repo/10.1/debian stretch main

      • install MariaDB:

        $ sudo apt-get install mariadb-server
        Reading package lists... Done
        Building dependency tree       
        Reading state information... Done
        The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
          libpq5 libstemmer0d
        Use 'sudo apt autoremove' to remove them.
        The following additional packages will be installed:
          iproute libmariadbclient18 libmysqlclient18 mariadb-client-10.1 mariadb-client-core-10.1 mariadb-common mariadb-server-10.1
        Suggested packages:
          mailx mariadb-test netcat-openbsd tinyca
        The following NEW packages will be installed:
          iproute libmysqlclient18
        The following packages will be upgraded:
          libmariadbclient18 mariadb-client-10.1 mariadb-client-core-10.1 mariadb-common mariadb-server mariadb-server-10.1 mariadb-server-core-10.1
        7 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 214 not upgraded.
        Need to get 12.5 MB of archives.
        After this operation, 419 kB of additional disk space will be used.

      The attempt fails with the error:

      Unpacking mariadb-server-10.1 (10.1.21+maria-1~stretch) over (10.1.21-5) ...
      dpkg: error processing archive /tmp/apt-dpkg-install-p1JA1s/0-mariadb-server-10.1_10.1.21+maria-1~stretch_amd64.deb (--unpack):
       trying to overwrite '/usr/bin/mysql_upgrade', which is also in package mariadb-server-core-10.1 10.1.21-5
      dpkg-deb: error: subprocess paste was killed by signal (Broken pipe)
      dpkg: regarding .../1-mariadb-server-core-10.1_10.1.21+maria-1~stretch_amd64.deb containing mariadb-server-core-10.1:
       mariadb-server-10.1 conflicts with mysql-server-core-5.5
        mariadb-server-core-10.1 provides mysql-server-core-5.5 and is to be installed.
      dpkg: error processing archive /tmp/apt-dpkg-install-p1JA1s/1-mariadb-server-core-10.1_10.1.21+maria-1~stretch_amd64.deb (--unpack):
       conflicting packages - not installing mariadb-server-core-10.1
      Selecting previously unselected package iproute.
      Preparing to unpack .../2-iproute_1%3a4.9.0-1_all.deb ...
      Unpacking iproute (1:4.9.0-1) ...
      dpkg: regarding .../3-mariadb-client-core-10.1_10.1.21+maria-1~stretch_amd64.deb containing mariadb-client-core-10.1:
       mariadb-client-10.1 conflicts with mysql-client-core-5.5
        mariadb-client-core-10.1 provides mysql-client-core-5.5 and is to be installed.
      dpkg: error processing archive /tmp/apt-dpkg-install-p1JA1s/3-mariadb-client-core-10.1_10.1.21+maria-1~stretch_amd64.deb (--unpack):
       conflicting packages - not installing mariadb-client-core-10.1
      dpkg: regarding .../4-mariadb-client-10.1_10.1.21+maria-1~stretch_amd64.deb containing mariadb-client-10.1:
       mariadb-client-core-10.1 conflicts with mysql-client-5.5
        mariadb-client-10.1 provides mysql-client-5.5 and is to be installed.
      dpkg: error processing archive /tmp/apt-dpkg-install-p1JA1s/4-mariadb-client-10.1_10.1.21+maria-1~stretch_amd64.deb (--unpack):
       conflicting packages - not installing mariadb-client-10.1
      Errors were encountered while processing:
      E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)


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