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Package "glibc"




Name: glibc

Description:

This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • GNU C Library: sources
  • GNU C Library: PIC archive library
  • GNU C Library: Precompiled locale data
  • GNU C Library: Name Service Cache Daemon

Latest version: *DELETED*
Release: xenial (16.04)
Level: proposed
Repository: universe

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Other versions of "glibc" in Xenial

Repository Area Version
base main 2.23-0ubuntu3
base universe 2.23-0ubuntu3
security main 2.23-0ubuntu10
security universe 2.23-0ubuntu10
updates main 2.23-0ubuntu11
updates universe 2.23-0ubuntu11

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Changelog

Version: 2.23-0ubuntu4 2016-10-14 15:06:52 UTC

  glibc (2.23-0ubuntu4) xenial; urgency=medium

  * debian/rules.d/tarball.mk: Apply --no-renames to make the diff readable.
  * debian/patches/git-updates.diff: Update from release/2.23/master branch:
    - Include fix for potential makecontext() hang on ARMv7 (CVE-2016-6323)
    - Include fix for SEGV in sock_eq with nss_hesiod module (LP: #1571456)
    - Include malloc fixes, addressing multithread deadlocks (LP: #1630302)
    - debian/patches/hurd-i386/cvs-libpthread.so.diff: Dropped, upstreamed.
    - debian/patches/any/submitted-argp-attribute.diff: Dropped, upstreamed.
    - debian/patches/hurd-i386/tg-hurdsig-fixes-2.diff: Rebased to upstream.
  * debian/patches/ubuntu/local-altlocaledir.diff: Updated to latest version
    from Martin that limits scope to LC_MESSAGES, fixing segv (LP: #1577460)
  * debian/patches/any/cvs-cos-precision.diff: Fix cos() bugs (LP: #1614966)
  * debian/testsuite-xfail-debian.mk: Allow nptl/tst-signal6 to fail on ARM.

 -- Adam Conrad <email address hidden> Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:34 -0600

1571456 id crashed with SIGSEGV in sock_eq()
1630302 Multi-threaded luaJIT application hangs; apparent deadlock in GLIBC
1577460 mkinitramfs --help \u003e Core dumped
1614966 libc has broken cos implementation
CVE-2016-6323 The makecontext function in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) before 2.25 creates execution contexts incompatible with the unwinder on ARM EABI

Version: *DELETED* 2016-04-15 09:07:15 UTC
No changelog for deleted or moved packages.

Version: 2.23-0ubuntu3 2016-04-14 23:07:44 UTC

  glibc (2.23-0ubuntu3) xenial; urgency=medium

  * Merge with 2.23 from experimental, bringing in upstream updates:
    - Save/restore fprs/vrs while resolving symbols (LP: #1564918)
    - Fix _nss_dns_getnetbyname_r() stack overflow (CVE-2016-3075)
    - Merge libnss-dns-udeb and libnss-files-udeb into libc6-udeb.
  * Tidy up locale-gen, thanks to Gunnar Hjalmarsson (LP: #1560577):
    - Fix thinko that broke handling of multiple locale arguments.
    - Recognize UTF-8 locales without charset suffix in SUPPORTED.
    - Fix bug that led to the unsupported message not being shown.
  * Show reboot-required notification for all updates (LP: #1546457)

 -- Adam Conrad <email address hidden> Thu, 14 Apr 2016 10:26:16 -0600

1564918 glibc/s390: Save and restore fprs/vrs while resolving symbols.
1560577 Confusing new locale-gen behavior
1546457 libc6 2.15-0ubuntu10.13 doesn't mark reboot-required
CVE-2016-3075 Stack overflow in nss_dns_getnetbyname_r



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