glibc source package in Xenial

glibc-doc: No summary available for glibc-doc in ubuntu vivid.
glibc-source: GNU C Library: sources
libc-bin: No summary available for libc-bin in ubuntu wily.
libc-bin-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libc-bin
libc-dev-bin: No summary available for libc-dev-bin in ubuntu vivid.
libc-dev-bin-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libc-dev-bin
libc6: No summary available for libc6 in ubuntu wily.
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libc6-armel: GNU C Library: ARM softfp shared libraries for armhf
libc6-dbg: GNU C Library: detached debugging symbols
libc6-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libc6
libc6-dev: No summary available for libc6-dev in ubuntu vivid.
libc6-dev-amd64: No summary available for libc6-dev-amd64 in ubuntu vivid.
libc6-dev-armel: No summary available for libc6-dev-armel in ubuntu vivid.
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libc6-dev-s390: GNU C Library: 32bit Development Libraries for IBM zSeries
libc6-dev-x32: No summary available for libc6-dev-x32 in ubuntu vivid.
libc6-i386: GNU C Library: 32-bit shared libraries for AMD64
libc6-pic: No summary available for libc6-pic in ubuntu vivid.
libc6-ppc64: No summary available for libc6-ppc64 in ubuntu vivid.
libc6-s390: GNU C Library: 32bit Shared libraries for IBM zSeries
libc6-s390-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libc6-s390
libc6-udeb: No summary available for libc6-udeb in ubuntu vivid.
libc6-udeb-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libc6-udeb
libc6-x32: No summary available for libc6-x32 in ubuntu vivid.
libnss-dns-udeb: No summary available for libnss-dns-udeb in ubuntu wily.
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libnss-files-udeb: No summary available for libnss-files-udeb in ubuntu wily.
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multiarch-support: Transitional package to ensure multiarch compatibility
nscd: No summary available for nscd in ubuntu vivid.
nscd-dbgsym: debug symbols for package nscd

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glibc information

Current version:
Medium Urgency

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

A newer version of glibc is available for packaging: GLibC 2.31

Binary packages

Download files from current release (2.23-0ubuntu11.2)

File Size SHA-256 Checksum
glibc_2.23.orig.tar.xz 13.2 MiB bf6c528eeebefcacc295270068b79330c1fb2b22458ff66285b4175d23442c96
glibc_2.23-0ubuntu11.2.debian.tar.xz 1.3 MiB 04ebe665c81c24481057a4facd6c07e9c43319f6a2dc98fce18ecd247d1af96d
glibc_2.23-0ubuntu11.2.dsc 8.3 KiB bf8f1067f5524046070f3cac025888651a99447cc789a0e5b9eafa97a3571f9c

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