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Re: 'synaptic' removed from buster




On Friday 05 April 2019 15:34:15 Jan Claeys wrote:

> On Thu, 2019-04-04 at 16:22 -0400, Greg Wooledge wrote:
> > How many graphical programs does Debian actually have that are
> > intended to be run as root on a desktop?  It's certainly not "half
> > the os's utilities".  I'd be surprised if there are as many as ten.
>
> Another well-known one is GParted, which doesn't really have an
> alternative for people to use instead...

Its the swiss army knife of these tools, best to keep it handy.

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