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Ubuntu with Debian Sid APT repository

Ubuntu is great in my opinion, and of the reasons for it is its use of recent versions for the packages in their APT repositories. But what if you need a package in an even more recent version and cannot wait for the next release? The Debian Sid release, the unstable development version, has those newer packages and they can be used in an Ubuntu with the help of APT package pinning and this post shows the things you need to know for that.

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