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Re: 'synaptic' removed from buster




On 04/05/2019 01:36 PM, Andy Smith wrote:
Hello,

On Fri, Apr 05, 2019 at 07:44:32AM -0500, Richard Owlett wrote:
I installed Buster *only* because an application I'm investigating requires
the version of Python in Buster.

Another option may be to use "virtualenv" or a similar trick to run
just the upstream Python and required modules atop a normal Debian
stable.

     https://www.pythonforbeginners.com/basics/how-to-use-python-virtualenv

Cheers,
Andy


I suspect I'll go the back-port route. I prefer to learn tools that increase my Debian experience over experience with a particular package.
Thanks.