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-client: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - client programs (SysV)
cups-common: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - common files
cups-core-drivers: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - PPD-less printing
cups-daemon: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - daemon
cups-dbg: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - debugging symbols
cups-ppdc: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - PPD manipulation utilities
cups-server-common: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - server common files
libcups2: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - Core library
libcups2-dev: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - Development files CUPS library
libcupscgi1: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - CGI library
libcupscgi1-dev: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - Development files for CGI library
libcupsimage2: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - Raster image library
libcupsimage2-dev: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - Development files CUPS image library
libcupsmime1: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - MIME library
libcupsmime1-dev: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - Development files MIME library
libcupsppdc1: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - PPD manipulation library
libcupsppdc1-dev: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - Development files PPD library

This package has 241 new bugs and 15 open questions.

Package information

Maintainer:
Debian Printing Group
Urgency:*
Low Urgency
Component:*
main
Architectures:*
any all
Latest upload:
2.0.2-1ubuntu3

*actual publishing details may vary in this distribution, these are just the package defaults.

Upstream connections

CUPSmain

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

There are no registered releases for the CUPS ⇒ main.

The Wily Werewolf (active development)
2.0.2-1ubuntu3 release (main) 2015-05-04
The Vivid Vervet (current stable release)
2.0.2-1ubuntu3 release (main) 2015-02-14
The Utopic Unicorn (supported)
1.7.5-3ubuntu3.1 updates, security (main) 2015-02-26
1.7.5-3ubuntu2 release (main) 2014-10-16
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
1.7.2-0ubuntu1.5 updates, security (main) 2015-02-26
1.7.2-0ubuntu1 release (main) 2014-04-10
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
1.5.2-9ubuntu1 release (main) 2012-04-10
1.5.3-0ubuntu8.6 updates, security (main) 2015-02-26