debian-handbook 8.20180215 source package in Ubuntu


debian-handbook (8.20180215) unstable; urgency=medium

  * Update translations.
  * Move git repository to and update Vcs-* fields.
  * Rename the "build" directory into "bin". Closes: #888578
  * Build different languages in parallel to optimize build time.
    Closes: #888575
  * Switch to debhelper compat level 11 (thus enabling parallel build by
  * Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.3.
  * Mark the package as "Multi-Arch: foreign" to please the multiarch hinter
    even though it's unlikely this package will be in any dependency.

 -- Raphaël Hertzog <email address hidden>  Thu, 15 Feb 2018 20:56:52 +0100

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Cosmic release on 2018-05-01 universe doc
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debian-handbook: reference book for Debian users and system administrators

 Accessible to all, the Debian Administrator's Handbook teaches the essentials
 to anyone who wants to become an effective and independent Debian GNU/Linux
 It covers all the topics that a competent Linux administrator should master,
 from the installation and the update of the system, up to the creation of
 packages and the compilation of the kernel, but also monitoring, backup and
 migration, without forgetting advanced topics like SELinux/AppArmor setup to
 secure services, automated installations, or virtualization with Xen, KVM or
 The Debian Administrator's Handbook has been written by two Debian
 developers — Raphaël Hertzog and Roland Mas.
 This package contains the English book covering Debian 8 “Jessie”. All
 the files are available in /usr/share/doc/debian-handbook/.