[nSLUG] python ide 'eric'

Stephen Gregory nslug at kernelpanic.ca
Wed Dec 26 16:12:17 AST 2012


On Wed, Dec 26, 2012 at 2:17 PM, Douglas Guptill <dguptill at accesswave.ca> wrote:
>
> Speaking from the viewpoint of a Debian (not Ubuntu) user, I long ago
> decided to stick with the packages provided by the particular release.
>
> Adding 'newer' versions of a particular piece of software often
> resulted in trouble, especially when they are not from the distro.

Agreed. Unless I need a new feature I stick with Debian and Ubuntu
official repositories. I may use an Ubuntu PPA (ubuntu dev's private
repository) but I try to avoid even those. 3rd party repositories
inevitably cause problems later on.

-- 
sg


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