glibc package in Ubuntu

glibc-doc: GNU C Library: Documentation
glibc-source: GNU C Library: sources
libc-bin: GNU C Library: Binaries
libc-bin-dbgsym: debug symbols for libc-bin
libc-dev-bin: GNU C Library: Development binaries
libc-dev-bin-dbgsym: debug symbols for libc-dev-bin
libc6: GNU C Library: Shared libraries
libc6-amd64: GNU C Library: 64bit Shared libraries for AMD64
libc6-amd64-dbgsym: debug symbols for libc6-amd64
libc6-armel: GNU C Library: ARM softfp shared libraries for armhf
libc6-armel-dbgsym: debug symbols for libc6-armel
libc6-dbg: GNU C Library: detached debugging symbols
libc6-dev: GNU C Library: Development Libraries and Header Files
libc6-dev-amd64: GNU C Library: 64bit Development Libraries for AMD64
libc6-dev-armel: GNU C Library: ARM softfp development libraries for armhf
libc6-dev-i386: GNU C Library: 32-bit development libraries for AMD64
libc6-dev-s390: GNU C Library: 32bit Development Libraries for IBM zSeries
libc6-dev-x32: GNU C Library: X32 ABI Development Libraries for AMD64
libc6-i386: GNU C Library: 32-bit shared libraries for AMD64
libc6-i386-dbgsym: debug symbols for libc6-i386
libc6-pic: GNU C Library: PIC archive library
libc6-s390: GNU C Library: 32bit Shared libraries for IBM zSeries
libc6-s390-dbgsym: debug symbols for libc6-s390
libc6-udeb: GNU C Library: Shared libraries - udeb
libc6-x32: GNU C Library: X32 ABI Shared libraries for AMD64
libc6-x32-dbgsym: debug symbols for libc6-x32
locales: GNU C Library: National Language (locale) data [support]
locales-all: GNU C Library: Precompiled locale data
multiarch-support: Transitional package to ensure multiarch compatibility
nscd: GNU C Library: Name Service Cache Daemon
nscd-dbgsym: debug symbols for nscd

This package has 223 new bugs and 1 open question.

Package information

Maintainer:
Ubuntu Developers
Urgency:*
Medium Urgency
Architectures:*
any all
Latest upload:
2.28-0ubuntu1

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

Upstream connections

The GNU ProjectGLibChead

GNU C library (glibc) is one of the most important components of GNU Hurd and most modern Linux distributions.

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

GLibC 2.27 is older than the current packaged version. Launchpad may be missing release information for the head series or this package is linked to the wrong GLibC series.

The Cosmic Cuttlefish (current stable release)
2.28-0ubuntu1 release (main) 2018-09-04
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
2.27-3ubuntu1 release (main) 2018-04-19
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
2.23-0ubuntu10 updates, security (main) 2018-01-17
2.23-0ubuntu3 release (main) 2016-04-15