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## Installation
-pandoc-citeproc-preamble uses the standard Haskell toolchain and is
-available from Hackage, so you should just be able to `cabal install
+Users of Debian 10 or later or Ubuntu 17.04 or later: `apt-get install
+pandoc-citeproc-preamble`. Users of Debian 9: enable
+[backports][backports], and then `apt-get install -t stretch-backports
+Otherwise, pandoc-citeproc-preamble uses the standard Haskell
+toolchain and is available from Hackage, so you should just be able to
+`cabal install pandoc-citeproc-preamble`.
If you are not a Haskell programmer, you might find it easier to
1. install [Stack][];
2. ensure that `~/.local/bin` is in your shell's PATH
3. run `stack install pandoc-citeproc-preamble`.
+[backports]: https://backports.debian.org/Instructions/
[Stack]: https://github.com/commercialhaskell/stack
## Usage