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dpkg: error processing archive /var/opt/amdgpu-pro-local

Question asked by fermulator on Feb 21, 2017
Latest reply on Sep 29, 2018 by h0ppus

Attempting to upgrade from 16.30 to 16.60...

 

followed the docs

- https://community.amd.com/discussion/create.jspa?containerType=14&containerID=2111&question=true&subject=dpkg%3A error processing archive %2Fvar%2Fopt%2Famdgpu-pro-local

- How-To Install/Uninstall AMD Radeon™ Software AMDGPU-PRO Driver for Linux® on an Ubuntu System

 

Fails

 

http://paste.ubuntu.com/24044226/

 

attempt to remove/reinstall amdgpu-pro package also failed

failure messages like this

dpkg: error processing archive /var/opt/amdgpu-pro-local/./opencl-amdgpu-pro-icd_16.60-379184_i386.deb (--unpack):

  trying to overwrite '/etc/OpenCL/vendors/amdocl32.icd', which is also in package amdgpu-pro-opencl-icd:i386 16.30.3-315407

(as you can see, I'm upgrading from 16.30.3, to 16.60...

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