apt 1.6~alpha6 source package in Ubuntu


apt (1.6~alpha6) unstable; urgency=medium

  [ Julian Andres Klode ]
  * Add Breaks: aptitude (<< 0.8.10) for gzip method removal
  * Also look at https_proxy for https URLs
  * Run wrap-and-sort
  * Translate shared documentation parts again
  * tests: Improve handling profiling messages on CI
  * connect: Store the IP used when picking a connection
  * Add rapid "happy eyeballs" connection fallback (RFC 8305) (Closes: #668948)
    (LP: #1308200)

  [ David Kalnischkies ]
  * allow multivalue fields in deb822 sources to be folded (Closes: 881875)
  * support COLUMNS environment variable in apt tools
  * allow apt_auth.conf(5) to be translated
  * if insecure repo is allowed continue on all http errors
  * don't auto-switch candidate if installed is good enough
  * update libapt-pkg symbols file
  * explicitly name token in auth.conf parsing error
  * fix over-calculating dpkg commandline length
  * avoid some useless casts reported by -Wuseless-cast
  * deal with floats without old-style cast
  * support multiline values in LookupTag
  * mark some 500 HTTP codes as transient acquire errors
  * report transient errors as transient errors
  * implement Acquire::Retries support for all items
  * give the methods more metadata about the files to acquire
  * implement fallback to alternative URIs for all items
  * do not remap current files if nullptrs in cache generation
  * apt.daily: remove unused dbus signal for apt update (Closes: 849636)
  * Support cleartext signed InRelease files with CRLF line endings.
    Thanks to Lukas Wunner for detailed report & initial patch! (Closes: 884922)
  * document http options in new apt-transport-http manpage
  * document https options in new apt-transport-https manpage
  * refactor message generation for methods
  * allow a method to request auxiliary files
  * reimplement and simplify mirror:// method
  * require methods to request AuxRequest capability at startup
  * add tag-based control over mirror choices from the list
  * non-local mirrorlists shouldn't redirect to local
  * add apt-transport-mirror manpage

  [ Milo Casagrande ]
  * Italian program translation update (Closes: 882850)

  [ Christian Göttsche ]
  * apt.daily: fix several "shellcheck" annotations

 -- Julian Andres Klode <email address hidden>  Wed, 03 Jan 2018 22:33:37 +0000

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apt: commandline package manager

 This package provides commandline tools for searching and
 managing as well as querying information about packages
 as a low-level access to all features of the libapt-pkg library.
 These include:
  * apt-get for retrieval of packages and information about them
    from authenticated sources and for installation, upgrade and
    removal of packages together with their dependencies
  * apt-cache for querying available information about installed
    as well as installable packages
  * apt-cdrom to use removable media as a source for packages
  * apt-config as an interface to the configuration settings
  * apt-key as an interface to manage authentication keys

apt-dbgsym: debug symbols for apt
apt-doc: documentation for APT

 This package contains the user guide and offline guide for various
 APT tools which are provided in a html and a text-only version.

apt-transport-https: transitional package for https support

 This is a dummy transitional package - https support has been moved into
 the apt package in 1.5. It can be safely removed.

apt-utils: package management related utility programs

 This package contains some less used commandline utilities related
 to package management with APT.
  * apt-extracttemplates is used by debconf to prompt for configuration
    questions before installation.
  * apt-ftparchive is used to create Packages and other index files
    needed to publish an archive of Debian packages
  * apt-sortpkgs is a Packages/Sources file normalizer.

apt-utils-dbgsym: debug symbols for apt-utils
libapt-inst2.0: deb package format runtime library

 This library provides methods to query and extract information
 from deb packages. This includes the control data and the package
 file content.

libapt-inst2.0-dbgsym: debug symbols for libapt-inst2.0
libapt-pkg-dev: development files for APT's libapt-pkg and libapt-inst

 This package contains the header files and libraries for
 developing with APT's libapt-pkg Debian package manipulation
 library and the libapt-inst deb/tar/ar library.

libapt-pkg-doc: documentation for APT development

 This package contains documentation for development of the APT
 Debian package manipulation program and its libraries.
 This includes the source code documentation generated by doxygen
 in html format.

libapt-pkg5.0: package management runtime library

 This library provides the common functionality for searching and
 managing packages as well as information about packages.
 Higher-level package managers can depend upon this library.
 This includes:
  * retrieval of information about packages from multiple sources
  * retrieval of packages and all dependent packages
    needed to satisfy a request either through an internal
    solver or by interfacing with an external one
  * authenticating the sources and validating the retrieved data
  * installation and removal of packages in the system
  * providing different transports to retrieve data over cdrom, ftp,
    http(s), rsh as well as an interface to add more transports like
    tor+http(s) (apt-transport-tor).

libapt-pkg5.0-dbgsym: debug symbols for libapt-pkg5.0