glibc source package in Xenial

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libc-bin-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libc-bin
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libc-dev-bin-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libc-dev-bin
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libc6-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libc6
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libc6-dev-i386: GNU C Library: 32-bit development libraries for AMD64
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libc6-dev-s390: GNU C Library: 32bit Development Libraries for IBM zSeries
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libc6-s390: GNU C Library: 32bit Shared libraries for IBM zSeries
libc6-s390-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libc6-s390
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libc6-udeb-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libc6-udeb
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nscd: GNU C Library: Name Service Cache Daemon
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 2.39

Binary packages

Download files from current release (2.23-0ubuntu11.3)

File Size SHA-256 Checksum
glibc_2.23.orig.tar.xz 13.2 MiB bf6c528eeebefcacc295270068b79330c1fb2b22458ff66285b4175d23442c96
glibc_2.23-0ubuntu11.3.debian.tar.xz 1.2 MiB 3e7cf8a22ae34f2ed85360e761757fd7153f47a676c16b1593831d8cc0cfa155
glibc_2.23-0ubuntu11.3.dsc 8.3 KiB f84c3e8c0cf14f8e5285d2ff1224901d5d5ac6f4285be03f77d0f12a76021bf2

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