Re: 'synaptic' removed from buster
- Date: Thu, 4 Apr 2019 12:56:49 -0000 (UTC)
- From: Curt <curty@xxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: 'synaptic' removed from buster
On 2019-04-04, Francisco M Neto <fmneto@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> 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.
>> 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.
> What is the problem between Synaptic and Gnome? I've been using both
> without a single hiccup for years...
My understanding is the problem lies in the Gnome/Wayland combo (which
is the default combo starting with Buster).