Web lists-archives.com

Re: 'synaptic' removed from buster

On Thu, 4 Apr 2019 at 23:21, Curt <curty@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 2019-04-04, David <bouncingcats@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> > People accustomed to using synaptic might want to begin considering
> > alternative tools, because synaptic has been removed from buster.

> Owlett's gonna be pissed.

On Thu, 4 Apr 2019 at 00:26, Richard Owlett <rowlett@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> At this point, the same cognoscenti who bemoan Linux lacking market
> penetration tell him to go read some techie manuals and perform arcane
> incantations. As true ostriches they insist the problem is "operator error".

Ok, let's avoid arcane incantations then ...

Maybe it's time to try Ubuntu, they do a MATE version. [1]
Abandon the ostriches and embrace the market-penetrating Bionic Beaver.

[1] https://ubuntu-mate.org/download/