FS#21484 - [xz] xz-5.0.0-1 broke pacman

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Garry Roseman (sitquietly) - Tuesday, 26 October 2010, 22:03 GMT
Last edited by Allan McRae (Allan) - Tuesday, 26 October 2010, 22:09 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Critical
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Description: installed xz from testing [5.0.0-1] via makepkg

pacman then gives following error:
pacman: error while loading shared libraries: liblzma.so.0:

Additional info:
* package version(s)
pacman-3.4.1 - libalpm v5.0.1

* config and/or log files etc.
xz build log attached

Steps to reproduce:
cd /var/pkgsrc/UPDATES
pbget xz
cd xz
makepkg --install --noconfirm --log
pacman -Syu (any pacman command fails)

fix system by downloading xz-4.999.9beta_212_gacbc-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.gz and untaring to /
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Closed by  Allan McRae (Allan)
Tuesday, 26 October 2010, 22:09 GMT
Reason for closing:  Not a bug
Comment by Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi (djgera) - Tuesday, 26 October 2010, 22:07 GMT
update your libarchive to 2.8.4-2
Comment by Allan McRae (Allan) - Tuesday, 26 October 2010, 22:09 GMT
If you are building your own packages from [core] you should know how to deal with soname changes.