BeagleV-Ahead and Other Ideas/Ubuntu Lunar/libusbgx

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Preparing to unpack .../libusbgx2_0.2.0-2bbbio0~lunar+20230817_riscv64.deb ...
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dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/libusbgx2_0.2.0-2bbbio0~lunar+20230817_riscv64.deb (--unpack):
 trying to overwrite '/usr/lib/riscv64-linux-gnu/', which is also in package libusbgx 0.2.0-git20210811.3-0~lunar+20221228
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E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

I was trying to update the board and I came across this issue. I tried w/:

  1. sudo apt --fix-broken install
  2. Reapplying sudo apt upgrade


I hit the same issue, solved it as follows:

dpkg -r libusbgx # remove the conflicting package
apt --fix-broken install # continue upgrade
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Hello @krzaq ,

Yeppers and I did it. The board updated/upgraded well afterwards. Thank you.