man-db package in Ubuntu

man-db: tools for reading manual pages
man-db-dbgsym: debug symbols for man-db

This package has 6 new bugs and 0 open questions.

Package information

Colin Watson
Medium Urgency
Latest upload:

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

Upstream connections


The online manual database.

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

man-db 2.8.5 is older than the current packaged version. Launchpad may be missing release information for the main series or this package is linked to the wrong man-db series.

The Groovy Gorilla (active development)
2.9.3-1 release (main) 2020-06-26
The Focal Fossa (current stable release)
2.9.1-1 release (main) 2020-03-03
The Eoan Ermine (supported)
2.8.7-3 release (main) 2019-09-07
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
2.8.3-2ubuntu0.1 updates (main) 2018-10-23
2.8.3-2 release (main) 2018-04-08
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
2.7.5-1 release (main) 2015-11-07
The Trusty Tahr (supported) updates (main) 2014-10-06 release (main) 2014-04-10
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
2.6.1-2 release (main) 2012-03-31
2.6.1-2ubuntu2 updates (main) 2014-10-06