Package "apt"

Name: apt


commandline package manager

Latest version: 1.2.26
Release: xenial (16.04)
Level: updates
Repository: main


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base main 1.2.10ubuntu1
security main 1.2.15ubuntu0.2

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apt-doc apt-transport-https apt-utils libapt-inst2.0 libapt-pkg-dev
libapt-pkg-doc libapt-pkg5.0


Version: 1.2.26 2018-03-19 11:06:44 UTC

  apt (1.2.26) xenial; urgency=medium

  * Revert "http: A response with Content-Length: 0 has no content"
    - broke Content-Length: 0 redirects (in xenial only) (LP: #1751225)
  * travis: Migrate to Docker to make CI work again

 -- Julian Andres Klode <email address hidden> Tue, 06 Mar 2018 09:43:16 +0100

Source diff to previous version
1751225 apt update hangs when repository url is redirect url

Version: 1.2.25 2018-02-14 04:06:56 UTC

  apt (1.2.25) xenial; urgency=medium

  * Microrelease covering 1.4.7 (LP: #1702326) and 1.4.8

  [ Robert Luberda ]
  * fix a "critical" typo in old changelog entry (Closes: 866358)

  [ David Kalnischkies ]
  * use port from SRV record instead of initial port
  * don't ask an uninit _system for supported archs (LP: #1613184)

  [ Julian Andres Klode ]
  * Reset failure reason when connection was successful
  * http: A response with Content-Length: 0 has no content
  * apt-daily: Pull in network-online.target in service, not timer
    (LP: #1716973)

  [ Balint Reczey ]
  * Gracefully terminate process when stopping apt-daily-upgrade (LP: #1690980)

 -- Julian Andres Klode <email address hidden> Tue, 26 Sep 2017 16:14:54 +0200

Source diff to previous version
1702326 New microrelease 1.4.7+1.48/zesty, 1.2.25/xenial
1613184 method mirror broken at 1.3
1716973 Don't pull in network-online.target in apt-daily.timer
1690980 unattended-upgrades does not block shutdown of system, as it is designed to

Version: 1.2.24 2017-07-31 17:06:44 UTC

  apt (1.2.24) xenial; urgency=medium

  * Microrelease covering fixes of 1.4.6
  * Fix parsing of or groups in build-deps with ignored packages (LP: #1694697)
  * apt.systemd.daily: Use unattended-ugrade --download-only if available.
    Instead of passing -d, which enables a debugging mode; check if
    unattended-upgrade supports an option --download-only (which is yet
    to be implemented) and use that (Closes: #863859)

Source diff to previous version
1694697 build-depends keeps OR flag if end of or group is ignored
863859 apt: runs unattended-upgrades in debug mode - Debian Bug report logs

Version: 1.2.20 2017-04-25 19:06:21 UTC

  apt (1.2.20) xenial; urgency=medium

  * Microrelease covering fixes of 1.4~rc2 (LP: #1668285)

  [ David Kalnischkies ]
  * don't install new deps of candidates for kept back pkgs
  * keep Release.gpg on untrusted to trusted IMS-Hit (Closes: 838779)
    (LP: #1657440)
  * reset HOME, USER(NAME), TMPDIR & SHELL in DropPrivileges (Closes: 842877)
  * add TMP/TEMP/TEMPDIR to the TMPDIR DropPrivileges dance
  * let {dsc,tar,diff}-only implicitly enable download-only
  * don't show update stats if cache generation is disabled
  * don't lock dpkg in 'apt-get clean'
  * don't lock dpkg in update commands
  * avoid validate/delete/load race in cache generation
  * remove 'old' FAILED files in the next acquire call (Closes: 846476)
  * stop rred from leaking debug messages on recovered errors (Closes: #850759)

  [ Paul Wise ]
  * show output as documented for APT::Periodic::Verbose 2 (Closes: 845599)

  [ John R. Lenton ]
  * bash-completion: Only complete understood file paths for install
    (LP: #1645815)

  [ Lukasz Kawczynski ]
  * Honour Acquire::ForceIPv4/6 in the https transport

  [ Julian Andres Klode ]
  * basehttp: Only read Content-Range on 416 and 206 responses (LP: #1657567)
  * Only merge acquire items with the same meta key (Closes: #838441)
  * Do not package names representing .dsc/.deb/... files (Closes: #854794)
  * Don't use -1 fd and AT_SYMLINK_NOFOLLOW for faccessat()
    Thanks to James Clarke for debugging these issues

 -- Julian Andres Klode <email address hidden> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 15:29:18 +0100

Source diff to previous version
1668285 [SRU] Update apt/xenial to 1.2.20
1657440 apt won't redownload Release.gpg after inconsistent cache updates made while UCA is being updated
1645815 apt install of local debs does not tab-complete
1657567 \
850759 FAILED to read or write files - Debian Bug report logs
838441 apt-get update fails with "Hash Sum mismatch", mixes hashes between tar.gz and tar file - Debian Bug report logs
854794 Fails to install build-deps for dscs if the given path contains an upper-case character - Debian Bug report logs

Version: 1.2.19 2017-01-26 19:06:50 UTC

  apt (1.2.19) xenial; urgency=medium

  * https: Quote path in URL before passing it to curl (LP: #1651923)

 -- Julian Andres Klode <email address hidden> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:48:51 +0100

1651923 apt https method decodes redirect locations and sends them to the destination undecoded.

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