[aur-general] Upgrade will install package from testing without having testing enabled, it breaks a dependency of a package from AUR

Henry-Joseph Audéoud h.audeoud+arch at gmail.com
Wed Jul 1 09:03:56 UTC 2020

On 30/06/2020 22:39, marnout wrote:
> Le 30/06/2020 à 20:47, Eli Schwartz a écrit :
>> On 6/30/20 2:27 PM, marnout wrote:
>>> sudo pacman -Suy
>>> :: Synchronisation des bases de données de paquets…
>>>   core est à jour
>>>   extra est à jour
>>>   community est à jour
>>> :: Début de la mise à jour complète du système…
>>> résolution des dépendances…
>>> recherche des conflits entre paquets…
>>> :: xorg-fonts-alias-100dpi et xorg-fonts-alias sont en conflit.
>>> Supprimer xorg-fonts-alias ? [o/N]
>> You selected the default No option here.
> 2. When pacman asked me to remove xorg-fonts-alias, I tried the two 
> alternatives the default (Yes) and n for no, but both failed. Perhaps I 
> should have explicitly typed "y" and not the dry key "Enter".

When pacman asks for a choice, it indicates what choices you have in 
square brackets: here "[o/N]".  The default choice is not "Yes", but the 
letter which is uppercase, here "No".  So you did test two times with no.

Henry-Joseph Audéoud

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