gir1.2-libgcab-1.0 - Microsoft Cabinet file manipulation library - gir bindings

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename gir1.2-libgcab-1.0_0.7-1_amd64.deb
Package name gir1.2-libgcab-1.0
Package version 0.7
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category introspection
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 5.07 KB
Installed size 26.00 KB
libgcab provides functions to manipulate cabinet (.cab) files,
both for reading and writing their contents.
This package contains the GObject introspection repository bindings.


Package Version Architecture Repository
gir1.2-libgcab-1.0_0.7-1ubuntu0.1_i386.deb 0.7 i386 Ubuntu Updates Main
gir1.2-libgcab-1.0_0.7-1ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb 0.7 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Main
gir1.2-libgcab-1.0_0.7-1_i386.deb 0.7 i386 Ubuntu Main
gir1.2-libgcab-1.0 - - -


Name Value
gir1.2-glib-2.0 -
libgcab-1.0-0 >= 0.6
libgirepository-1.0-1 >= 1.41.4-1


Type URL
Binary Package gir1.2-libgcab-1.0_0.7-1_amd64.deb
Source Package gcab

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install gir1.2-libgcab-1.0 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install gir1.2-libgcab-1.0




2016-03-18 - Stephen Kitt <>
gcab (0.7-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Add unique license names for all the permissive licenses.
* Migrate to dbgsym debug packages.
* Switch to https: VCS URIs (see #810378).
* Add the Ubuntu patch to avoid integer overflows in zalloc.
* Standards-Version 3.9.7, no change required.
* Enable all hardening options.
2015-03-20 - Stephen Kitt <>
gcab (0.6-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Drop afl-fixes.patch, merged upstream.
2015-03-12 - Stephen Kitt <>
gcab (0.5-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Drop patches fix-glib-linking, fix-gtkdoc-tests, cve-2015-0552.patch,
merged upstream.
* m4/intltool.m4 is no longer shipped, remove it from
2015-01-25 - Stephen Kitt <>
gcab (0.4-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix all the crashes detected by AFL. Thanks to Jakub Wilk for the
suggestion! Closes: #775941.
* Fix hyphens in the manpage.
2015-01-06 - Stephen Kitt <>
gcab (0.4-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Indicate that libgcab/gcab-enums.* is licensed using LGPL-2.0+, not
2.1+ like the rest of the project. Thanks to Thorsten Alteholz for
pointing out that this should be indicated explicitly!
* Prevent path traversals; contents of cabinet files are always
extracted below the extraction point and cannot escape it. Closes:
#774580. This is CVE-2015-0552.
2014-11-29 - Stephen Kitt <>
gcab (0.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release. Closes: #771253.

See Also

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gir1.2-mediaart-2.0_1.9.0-2_amd64.deb GObject introspection data for MediaArt library
gir1.2-messagingmenu-1.0_13.10.1+15.10.20150505-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb Messaging Menu - gir bindings
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gir1.2-nma-1.0_1.1.93-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb GObject introspection data for libnma
gir1.2-nmgtk-1.0_1.1.93-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb GObject introspection data for libnm-gtk
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gir1.2-packagekitglib-1.0_0.8.17-4ubuntu6~gcc5.4ubuntu1_amd64.deb GObject introspection data for the PackageKit GLib library
gir1.2-pango-1.0_1.38.1-1_amd64.deb Layout and rendering of internationalized text - gir bindings
gir1.2-peas-1.0_1.16.0-1ubuntu2_amd64.deb Application plugin library (introspection files)
gir1.2-polkit-1.0_0.105-14.1_amd64.deb GObject introspection data for PolicyKit
gir1.2-poppler-0.18_0.41.0-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb GObject introspection data for poppler-glib