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Re: 'synaptic' removed from buster




On 2019-04-04, Francisco M Neto <fmneto@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
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> On Thu, 2019-04-04 at 12:33 +0100, Brad Rogers wrote:
>> If it is not, there is nothing preventing it's return to repositories
>> > some time after. It happened with other useful and popular packages
>> > before.
>>=20
>> Indeed.  Reading the bug report demonstrates that ppl are keen for it to
>> be re-instated.  However, not working properly in Gnome is considered
>> (understandably, IMO) a show-stopper.
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> 	What is the problem between Synaptic and Gnome? I've been using both
> without a single hiccup for years...
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My understanding is the problem lies in the Gnome/Wayland combo (which
is the default combo starting with Buster).