Onesided conflict: editors/ with devel/cppunit (=> editors/libreoffice)

Sergey V. Dyatko sergey.dyatko at
Thu Feb 10 13:47:47 UTC 2011

On Thu, 10 Feb 2011 14:30:07 +0100
Jan Henrik Sylvester <me at> wrote:

> I just tried to reinstall editors/ after recently 
> installing editors/libreoffice that pulled in devel/cppunit -- I
> could not, since editors/ conflicts with
> devel/cppunit.

I had the same problem every time I updated openoffice (without

> Why is there a one-sided conflict? If editors/ and 
> devel/cppunit really install files to the same location, both should 
> conflict each other.
> Which files are installed by both ports? Looking in 
> /var/db/pkg/cppunit-1.12.1/+CONTENTS and 
> /var/db/pkg/ on a machine that I still 
> have both installed on, I cannot find any common files. Both ports
> are installed with default options. I only find the commit message
> from 2010-Apr-1 of OOo adding the conflict, but it does not say which
> files and since pkg-plist is generated, I cannot find out if the
> conflict was resolved in the meantime.
> It would make testing of editors/libreoffice difficult if you could
> not have it installed with editors/ at the same time.
> Cheers,
> Jan Henrik

wbr, tiger

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