[Assist] How to resolve conflicts?

Stayvoid stayvoid at gmail.com
Wed Sep 12 15:05:23 GMT 2012

> Update all packages

How to do it?

Here is my attempt:

# pacman -Syu --noconfirm

:: Synchronizing package databases...
 libre is up to date
 core is up to date
 extra is up to date
 community is up to date
:: Starting full system upgrade...
:: Replace libusb with core/libusbx? [Y/n]
:: Replace procps with core/procps-ng? [Y/n]
warning: cannot replace procps by procps-ng
:: Replace procps with community/procps-ng? [Y/n]
:: Replace udev with core/systemd? [Y/n]
:: Replace udev with core/systemd-tools? [Y/n]
resolving dependencies...
warning: dependency cycle detected:
warning: dbus-core will be installed before its systemd dependency
warning: dependency cycle detected:
warning: systemd-tools will be installed before its systemd dependency
looking for inter-conflicts...
warning: removing 'systemd-tools' from target list because it
conflicts with 'systemd'

Targets (86): acl-2.2.51-2  archlinux-keyring-20120812-1
attr-2.4.46-2  bash-4.2.037-1  bzip2-1.0.6-4
ca-certificates-20120623-1  coreutils-8.17-3  cracklib-2.8.19-1
cronie-1.4.8-3  cryptsetup-1.5.0-2  curl-7.27.0-1  db-5.3.21-1
dbus-core-1.6.4-1  device-mapper-2.02.97-1  dhcpcd-5.6.0-1
e2fsprogs-1.42.5-1  filesystem-2012.8-1.2  gc-7.2.d-1
gcc-libs-4.7.1-6  glib2-2.32.4-1  glibc-2.16.0-4  gmp-5.0.5-1
grep-2.14-1  gzip-1.5-1  hwids-20120831-1  iana-etc-2.30-3
inetutils-1.9.1-4  initscripts-2012.09.1-1  iproute2-3.5.1-1
iputils-20101006-4  kbd-1.15.3-3  keyutils-1.5.5-3  kmod-9-2
krb5-1.10.3-1  ldns-1.6.13-1  libcap-2.22-3  libedit-20120601_3.0-1
libldap-2.4.32-1  libnl-3.2.11-1  libpcap-1.3.0-1  libpipeline-1.2.1-1
 libssh2-1.4.2-1  libusb-1.0.9-1 [removal]  libusbx-1.0.12-2
licenses-libre-2.9-1  linux-libre-3.5.2-1.1
linux-libre-api-headers-3.5.1-1  logrotate-3.8.2-1  lvm2-2.02.97-1
man-db-2.6.2-1  man-pages-3.42-1  mdadm-3.2.5-2  mkinitcpio-0.10-1
mkinitcpio-busybox-1.20.1-1  openssh-6.1p1-1  openssl-1.0.1.c-1
pacman-4.0.3-3  pacman-mirrorlist-libre-20120522-1  pam-1.1.5-4
pambase-20120701-1  parabola-keyring-20120816-1  pciutils-3.1.10-1
pcre-8.31-1  perl-5.16.1-1  pinentry-0.8.1-4  procps-3.2.8-5 [removal]
 procps-ng-3.3.3-3  psmisc-22.19-1  readline-6.2.004-1
run-parts-4.3.2-1  shadow-  sudo-1.8.5.p3-1
sysfsutils-2.1.0-8  systemd-189-4  sysvinit-2.88-7
sysvinit-tools-2.88-7  tzdata-2012e-1  udev-182-1 [removal]
usbutils-006-1  util-linux-2.21.2-5  wpa_supplicant-1.0-1
xfsprogs-3.1.8-2  xz-5.0.4-1  your-freedom-20120912-1  zile-2.4.8-1

Total Installed Size:   333.33 MiB
Net Upgrade Size:       18.78 MiB

Proceed with installation? [Y/n]
checking package integrity...
loading package files...
checking for file conflicts...
error: failed to commit transaction (conflicting files)
glibc: /lib exists in filesystem
filesystem: /var/run exists in filesystem
Errors occurred, no packages were upgraded.


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