I restored a Crostini backup of Debian Stretch to Buster and it worked (Update: no it didn’t)

Now that Chrome OS 80 is out, any new Linux Crostini containers will run Debian Buster instead of Stretch. I restored a Stretch container backup on Buster but it didn’t work.

Debian 10 Buster expected this week, but not for Linux on Chromebooks (unless you manually upgrade)

Debian 10 Buster lands this week but Linux on your Chromebook will still run Debian 9 Stretch for some time. If you want to upgrade your Project Crostini container to Buster in advance, here’s how.

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