[aur-general] Strange filesystem conflict behavior

Anntoin Wilkinson anntoin at gmail.com
Tue Mar 26 07:45:12 EDT 2013

I'm surprised that Pacman doesn't seem to handle this case at the 

> > This would work, except for the fact that espeakup depends on
> > espeak, so if espeakup is installed, manually removing espeak will
> > automatically remove espeakup, which would then need to be manually
> > reinstalled.

If a user has espeakup installed removing espeak with `Pacman -Rdd` just 
before installing espeakup-test would seem to be the easiest way around 
this. Not ideal still though.

This bug report seems related: https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/32770



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