[aur-general] what is the best way to resolve conflicting files in aur packages?

Alex Combas alex.combas at gmail.com
Wed Sep 8 17:29:46 EDT 2010

> I posted a message to him on the aur page for opencl-headers.
> And I did fix the problem on my computer, but for users who try to install
> my package they
> wont be able to do so unless they manually fix opencl-headers themselves.
> So any suggestions on how to fix this?
> I can see a couple of possible fixes:
> a) opencl-headers simply conflicts=(nvidia-utils) and then people install
> it with -f
Sorry typo. I meant to say:

a) opencl-headers removes "conflicts=('nvidia-utils')" and then people
install it with -f

... and it appears that this is what the author has decided to do, he just
replied that he will remove the conflicts.

Best regards,
Alex Combas

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