well, perhaps Debian people can comment. We had a great rush with 8.7 to meet a Debian deadline, it's be a pity if it was not really useful.
IMHO there are ways to use Sage with the experimental packages enabled, but the details are a bit patchy. I cc to sage-packaging for Debian to comment. On Wed, Jul 3, 2019 at 11:03 AM Jan Groenewald <j...@aims.ac.za> wrote: > > Hi > > On Wed, 3 Jul 2019 at 11:54, Dima Pasechnik <dimp...@gmail.com> wrote: >> >> Well, Debian 10 will be coming with an up to date Sage installable via apt. >> Do we need to duplicate this? > > > Debian 10 Buster has sage 7.4 from their initial freeze about 6 months ago. > It will not be updated again during Buster's lifecycle. > > In in institute where we teach sage, lecturers (some are even sage developers) > often ask for updated versions. > > (Also two recent sage releases I could not even build from source on debian > 9, did > not have time to debug it, but I could use the binaries. Since that I've not > even tried > to build it again I just add a binary) > > Regards, > Jan > > > > -- > .~. > /V\ Jan Groenewald > /( )\ www.aims.ac.za > ^^-^^ > > -- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "sage-release" group. > To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an > email to sage-release+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. > To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. > Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/sage-release. > To view this discussion on the web visit > https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/sage-release/CAAg%3Dp_29hfrowOkgNTxyxdVT%3DKa8qGAJVerZZdzbf371-E3_mA%40mail.gmail.com. > For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "sage-release" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to sage-release+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/sage-release. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/sage-release/CAAWYfq0PAAPn_HdOMya%2B1ZSi345tEJrRzcsL_Ne6tjGqPwPPdw%40mail.gmail.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.