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Re: 'synaptic' removed from buster

On Thursday 04 April 2019 07:33:13 Brad Rogers wrote:

> On Thu, 4 Apr 2019 15:58:33 +0500
> "Alexander V. Makartsev" <avbetev@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hello Alexander,
> >Considering the date, it must be an April Fool's joke.
> It's not.
> >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.

For gnome maybe.I can't nuke that paranoid POS quick enough.

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