Upgrading to testing versions and #!/Debian best practices

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http://crunchbang.org – Eduardo Mercovich wrote:Hi Everyone. My Waldorf install runs beautifully in every sense. :-)However, I need newer versions of a couple of packages, namely Inkscape & Python. I saw a variety of recipes, from * just adding repos (like http://www.stylesen.org/python_27_debian_squeeze_60), * compiling from source (http://scriptsonscripts.blogspot.com.ar … linux.html), or * apt pinning (http://crunchbang.org/forums/viewtopic.php?id=12081). While in the end a recipe will certainly help, I am more interested now in understanding the zen of #!/Debian. And this is no simple issue to understand -a (HowTos)