ghostscript 9.24~dfsg+1-0ubuntu1 source package in Ubuntu

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ghostscript (9.24~dfsg+1-0ubuntu1) cosmic; urgency=medium

  * New upstream release (LP: #1791279)
    Highlights:
    - Security issues have been the primary focus of this release,
      including solving several (well publicised) real and potential
      exploits.
      Upstream highly recommends this due to the many security fixes
      and improvements.
  * debian/copyright, debian/rules: Upstream renamed the lcms2art/ directory
    to lcms2mt/.
  * Removed patch CVE-2018-10194.patch backported from upstream.
  * Refreshed patch 2010_add_build_timestamp_setting.patch with quilt.
  * 020180906-bc3df07-for-icc-profile-validation-have-cups-id-itself-as-device-n.patch:
    "cups" output device did not work because there were no output profiles
    for all color spaces (Upstream bug #699713).
  * Merged from Debian package:
    - Update copyright-check maintainer script: Extract metadata from png files.
    - Update copyright info:
      + Extend coverage for main upstream author.
      + Extend coverage for Adobe.
    - Extend lintian overrides regarding License-Reference.
    - Declare compliance with Debian Policy 4.2.0.
  * debian/libgs9.symbols: Updated for new upstream source. Applied patch
    which dpkg-gensymbols generated.

 -- Till Kamppeter <email address hidden>  Thu, 06 Sep 2018 20:21:03 +0200

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ghostscript: interpreter for the PostScript language and for PDF

 GPL Ghostscript is used for PostScript/PDF preview and printing.
 Usually as a back-end to a program such as ghostview, it can display
 PostScript and PDF documents in an X11 environment.
 .
 Furthermore, it can render PostScript and PDF files as graphics to be
 printed on non-PostScript printers. Supported printers include common
 dot-matrix, inkjet and laser models.

ghostscript-dbg: interpreter for the PostScript language and for PDF - Debug symbols

 GPL Ghostscript is used for PostScript/PDF preview and printing.
 Usually as a back-end to a program such as ghostview, it can display
 PostScript and PDF documents in an X11 environment.
 .
 This package contains the debugging symbols for ghostscript,
 ghostscript-x, and libgs9.

ghostscript-doc: interpreter for the PostScript language and for PDF - Documentation

 GPL Ghostscript is used for PostScript/PDF preview and printing.
 Usually as a back-end to a program such as ghostview, it can display
 PostScript and PDF documents in an X11 environment.
 .
 This package contains documentation for GPL Ghostscript, mainly
 targeted developers and advanced users.

ghostscript-x: interpreter for the PostScript language and for PDF - X11 support

 GPL Ghostscript is used for PostScript/PDF preview and printing.
 Usually as a back-end to a program such as ghostview, it can display
 PostScript and PDF documents in an X11 environment.
 .
 This package contains the GPL Ghostscript output device for X11.

libgs-dev: interpreter for the PostScript language and for PDF - Development Files

 GPL Ghostscript is used for PostScript/PDF preview and printing.
 Usually as a back-end to a program such as ghostview, it can display
 PostScript and PDF documents in an X11 environment.
 .
 This package provides the development files for the GPL Ghostscript
 library which makes the facilities of GPL Ghostscript available to
 applications.

libgs9: interpreter for the PostScript language and for PDF - Library

 GPL Ghostscript is used for PostScript/PDF preview and printing.
 Usually as a back-end to a program such as ghostview, it can display
 PostScript and PDF documents in an X11 environment.
 .
 This package provides the Ghostscript library which makes the
 facilities of GPL Ghostscript available to applications.

libgs9-common: interpreter for the PostScript language and for PDF - common files

 GPL Ghostscript is used for PostScript/PDF preview and printing.
 Usually as a back-end to a program such as ghostview, it can display
 PostScript and PDF documents in an X11 environment.
 .
 This package provides common architecture-independent files needed by
 the GPL Ghostscript library.
 .
 By default, GPL Ghostscript uses a font from the fonts-droid package to
 approximate glyphs in PDFs for which the requested CJK TrueType font
 is missing. If the fonts-droid package is not installed, these glyphs
 will be rendered as bullets.