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

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Claymuh (Claymuh) - Wednesday, 21 December 2022, 13:26 GMT
Last edited by Toolybird (Toolybird) - Sunday, 13 August 2023, 20:46 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Assigned
Assigned To Bruno Pagani (ArchangeGabriel)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 2
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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Comment by Toolybird (Toolybird) - Wednesday, 21 December 2022, 21:07 GMT Comment by Toolybird (Toolybird) - Sunday, 13 August 2023, 20:45 GMT
Dupe  FS#79369