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FS#76901 - [python-fiona] conflicting file /usr/bin/fio with fio package

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Claymuh (Claymuh) - Wednesday, 21 December 2022, 13:26 GMT
Last edited by Toolybird (Toolybird) - Wednesday, 21 December 2022, 21:07 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages
Status Assigned
Assigned To Bruno Pagani (ArchangeGabriel)
Architecture All
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 1
Private No


The packages fio and python-fiona both provide the file /usr/bin/fio, leading to a pacman error when trying to install both:

Description:error: failed to commit transaction (conflicting files)
python-fiona: /usr/bin/fio exists in filesystem (owned by fio)
Errors occurred, no packages were upgraded.

Additional info:
package versions:
- fio 3.33-1 (
- python-fiona 1.8.22-2 (

Steps to reproduce:

- Install fio using pacman (pacman -S fio)
- Try to install python-fiona using pacman (pacman -S python-fiona)
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