[packman] How to upgrade XBMC to Kodi

Sagi Ben-Akiva sagiben at gmail.com
Fri Dec 26 14:59:23 CET 2014


Yes you were right, one of the Makefiles created those symbolic links, once
removed the installation error also disappeared  ;-)

Kodi, was released couple of days ago and I updated my project to use the
released source,
does anyone care in review it before I submit a pull request ?

Thank you,

On Tue, Dec 9, 2014 at 8:41 PM, Olaf Hering <olaf at aepfle.de> wrote:

> On Tue, Dec 09, Sagi Ben-Akiva wrote:
> > Installation of kodi-14.0-50.1 failed:
> > (with --nodeps --force) Error: Subprocess failed. Error: RPM failed:
> error:
> > unpacking of archive failed on file /usr/lib64/xbmc: cpio: rename failed
> - Is a
> > directory
> Does the package replace a directory "xbmc" with a symlink "xbmc"?
> The easiest fix is to drop the newly added symlink.
> Olaf

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