cups package in Ubuntu

cups: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - PPD/driver support, web interface
cups-bsd: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - BSD commands
cups-bsd-dbgsym: debug symbols for cups-bsd
cups-client: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - client programs (SysV)
cups-client-dbgsym: debug symbols for cups-client
cups-common: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - common files
cups-core-drivers: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - driverless printing
cups-core-drivers-dbgsym: debug symbols for cups-core-drivers
cups-daemon: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - daemon
cups-daemon-dbgsym: debug symbols for cups-daemon
cups-dbgsym: debug symbols for cups
cups-ipp-utils: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - IPP developer/admin utilities
cups-ipp-utils-dbgsym: debug symbols for cups-ipp-utils
cups-ppdc: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - PPD manipulation utilities
cups-ppdc-dbgsym: debug symbols for cups-ppdc
cups-server-common: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - server common files
libcups2: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - Core library
libcups2-dbgsym: debug symbols for libcups2
libcups2-dev: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - Development files CUPS library
libcupsimage2: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - Raster image library
libcupsimage2-dbgsym: debug symbols for libcupsimage2
libcupsimage2-dev: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - Development files CUPS image library

This package has 165 new bugs and 14 open questions.

Package information

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Upstream connections


The Common UNIX Printing System (or CUPS(tm)) is a printing system and general replacement for lpd and the like. It supports the Internet Printing Protocol (IPP), and has its own filtering driver model for handling various document types.

Bug supervisor: no
Bug tracker: no
Branch: yes
Translations: no

There are no registered releases for the CUPS ⇒ main.

The Mantic Minotaur (active development)
2.4.2-3ubuntu3 release (main)
The Lunar Lobster (current stable release)
2.4.2-3ubuntu2.1 security, updates (main)
2.4.2-3ubuntu2 release (main)
The Kinetic Kudu (current stable release)
2.4.2-1ubuntu2.1 security, updates (main)
2.4.2-1ubuntu2 release (main)
The Jammy Jellyfish (supported)
2.4.1op1-1ubuntu4.2 security, updates (main)
2.4.1op1-1ubuntu4 release (main)
The Focal Fossa (supported)
2.3.1-9ubuntu1.3 security, updates (main)
2.3.1-9ubuntu1 release (main)
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
2.2.7-1ubuntu2.10 security, updates (main)
2.2.7-1ubuntu2 release (main)
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
2.1.3-4ubuntu0.11 security, updates (main)
2.1.3-4 release (main)
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
1.7.2-0ubuntu1.11 security, updates (main)
1.7.2-0ubuntu1 release (main)