man-db source package in Ubuntu


man-db ( unstable; urgency=medium

  * New upstream release:
    - Fix missing memory copies in ult_src that caused segfaults in mandb
      (closes: #933802, LP: #1838871).

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden>  Mon, 05 Aug 2019 10:52:30 +0100

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man-db_2.8.6.1-1.dsc 2.4 KiB 67d2e0f480254442601d6ac6bcab952e6399608a82e833059f10ef7c95ea59e4
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man-db_2.8.6.1-1.debian.tar.xz 254.3 KiB 2447fea452525091d0ef9f1f8aa92dea4eca76e3f017b131b011f1a37367e633

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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