man-db 2.8.3-2ubuntu0.1 source package in Ubuntu


man-db (2.8.3-2ubuntu0.1) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Backport seccomp sandbox improvements from 2.8.4 (LP: #1785414):
    - Allow sched_getaffinity, used by xz in some cases.
    - Allow some shared memory operations, required by preloaded libraries
      such as the Astrill VPN.
    - Improve ESET File Security compatibility further.

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>  Sat, 04 Aug 2018 20:16:12 +0100

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man-db: on-line manual pager

 This package provides the man command, the primary way of examining the
 on-line help files (manual pages). Other utilities provided include the
 whatis and apropos commands for searching the manual page database, the
 manpath utility for determining the manual page search path, and the
 maintenance utilities mandb, catman and zsoelim. man-db uses the groff
 suite of programs to format and display the manual pages.

man-db-dbgsym: debug symbols for man-db