ghostscript 9.25~dfsg+1-0ubuntu0.18.04.2 source package in Ubuntu

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ghostscript (9.25~dfsg+1-0ubuntu0.18.04.2) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Multiple security issues
    - debian/patches/0218*.patch: multiple cherry-picked upstream commits
      to fix security issues. Thanks to Jonas Smedegaard for cherry-picking
      these for Debian's 9.25~dfsg-3 package.
    - debian/libgs9.symbols: added new symbol.
    - CVE-2018-17961
    - CVE-2018-18073
    - CVE-2018-18284
  * Fix LeadingEdge regression introduced in 9.22. (LP: #1800062)
    - debian/patches/lp1800062.patch: fix cups get/put_params LeadingEdge
      logic in cups/gdevcups.c.
  * Fix iccprofiles directory to symlink issue (LP: #1800328)
    - debian/libgs__VER__-common.maintscript.in: make sure directory is
      correctly transitioned to a symlink.

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>  Tue, 30 Oct 2018 09:00:57 -0400

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

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 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
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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
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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.
 .
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 is missing. If the fonts-droid package is not installed, these glyphs
 will be rendered as bullets.