man-db 2.8.4-3 source package in Ubuntu


man-db (2.8.4-3) unstable; urgency=medium

  * Remove dh_builddeb override to use xz compression; this has been the
    default since dpkg 1.17.0.
  * Stop building with V=1; debhelper configures with --disable-silent-rules
    as of 9.20150501.
  * AppArmor:
    - Allow man to talk to Unix sockets, so that it can spawn X-based
    - Fix syntax to allow sending signals to related profiles.
    - Allow sending signals to the same profile.

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>  Mon, 05 Nov 2018 14:01:42 +0000

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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