file collision on net-libs/neon-0.29.3
> Please remind me what we are supposed to do when we get:
> * Package 'net-libs/neon-0.29.3' NOT merged due to file collisions. If
> * necessary, refer to your elog messages for the whole content of the
> * above message.
You could force installation with FEATURES="-collision-protect -protect-
owned" emerge neon. Or emerge -c remove neon first if it is already
> Checking for file ownership gives me:
> # portageq owners / /usr/bin/neon-config
> # portageq owners / /usr/include/neon/ne_207.h
> and so on. How come that I cannot install net-misc/neon-0.29.3 due to
> file collisions, when it is this package which owns the files in the
> first place?
Strange! So it is installed already? Did you chaneg USE flags, so it gets
emerged again? Or did something go wrong when installing it the last time?
I have no idea, I wouldn't think what you see is possible at all.