[lfs-dev] Installed file is duplicated (/usr/share/man/man3/getspnam.3)

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Fri Feb 12 09:40:28 PST 2016

Yukio Shiiya wrote:
> Hi,
> In LFS 7.8 "6.25. Shadow-4.2.1", /usr/share/man/man3/getspnam.3 file
> installed by the shadow package conflicts with getspnam.3 installed by
> the man-pages package.
> I think that installation of either getspnam.3 file should be
> prevented.

The shadow version is installed last and overwrites the man pages version. 
That is appropriate.  There is no reason to suppress the man-pages version.

   -- Bruce

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