glibc source package in Bionic

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libc6-armel: GNU C Library: ARM softfp shared libraries for armhf
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libc6-dev-armel: GNU C Library: ARM softfp development libraries for armhf
libc6-dev-i386: GNU C Library: 32-bit development libraries for AMD64
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libc6-i386: GNU C Library: 32-bit shared libraries for AMD64
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libc6-s390-dbgsym: debug symbols for libc6-s390
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libc6-x32: GNU C Library: X32 ABI Shared libraries for AMD64
libc6-x32-dbgsym: debug symbols for libc6-x32
locales: GNU C Library: National Language (locale) data [support]
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nscd: GNU C Library: Name Service Cache Daemon
nscd-dbgsym: debug symbols for nscd

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glibc information

Current version:
Medium Urgency

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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 2.39

Binary packages

Download files from current release (2.27-3ubuntu1.6)

File Size SHA-256 Checksum
glibc_2.27.orig.tar.xz 15.2 MiB 0e9826488e3ffedb4d14a426d741b7b1cf15f6973ab30762af9a188ad47633ed
glibc_2.27-3ubuntu1.6.debian.tar.xz 1.1 MiB b267fcbabd7db57daadea8a8e64b8d810bc110eb32356155fe1eeaa626780faa
glibc_2.27-3ubuntu1.6.dsc 9.4 KiB a3b00803b8030ed43b789b792f2172461dcf8aff1a4a7ed1b9b342a7cb3cb8eb

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