zlib1g - compression library - runtime

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package name zlib1g
Package version 1.2.11.dfsg
Package release 0ubuntu2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 169 B
Download size 55.22 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
zlib is a library implementing the deflate compression method found
in gzip and PKZIP.  This package includes the shared library.


Package Version Architecture Repository
zlib1g_1.2.11.dfsg-0ubuntu2_i386.deb 1.2.11.dfsg i386 Ubuntu Main
zlib1g - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14


Name Value
libz1 -


Name Value
zlib1 <= 1:1.0.4-7


Type URL
Binary Package zlib1g_1.2.11.dfsg-0ubuntu2_amd64.deb
Source Package zlib

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install zlib1g deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install zlib1g




2017-05-23 - Jean-Louis Dupond <jean-louis@dupond.be>
zlib (1:1.2.11.dfsg-0ubuntu2) artful; urgency=medium
* Add upstream patch to fix deflateParams().
Upstream commit: f9694097dd69354b03cb8af959094c7f260db0a1
LP: #1692870
* Drop empty patch debian/patches/use-dso
2017-02-16 - Dimitri John Ledkov <xnox@ubuntu.com>
zlib (1:1.2.11.dfsg-0ubuntu1) zesty; urgency=medium
* New upstream release. LP: #1664595
* Drop CVE patches, applied upstream.
* Add watch file, with GPG tarball checking, and version mangling.
* Add stanzas to debian/copyright file to automatically repackage
tarball into dfsg tarball.
* Add new symbols.
2016-12-09 - Matthias Klose <doko@ubuntu.com>
zlib (1:1.2.8.dfsg-4ubuntu1) zesty; urgency=medium
* Merge with Debian; remaining changes:
- Call dh_makeshlibs for the 64bit multilib package.
- Build x32 packages.
* Move zconf.h back to /usr/include.
2016-12-07 - Mark Brown <broonie@debian.org>
zlib (1:1.2.8.dfsg-4) unstable; urgency=high
* Apply upstream fix for CVE-2016-9840.
2016-12-07 - Mark Brown <broonie@debian.org>
zlib (1:1.2.8.dfsg-3) unstable; urgency=high
* Apply upstream fix for CVE-2016-9841 (closes: #847270).
* Apply upstream fix for CVE-2016-9842 (closes: #847274).
* Apply upstream fix for CVE-2016-9843 (closes: #847275).
* Standards version 3.9.8 (no changes).
2016-04-29 - Steve Langasek <steve.langasek@ubuntu.com>
zlib (1:1.2.8.dfsg-2ubuntu5) yakkety; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild to pick up -fPIE compiler default in static
2015-09-13 - Matthias Klose <doko@ubuntu.com>
zlib (1:1.2.8.dfsg-2ubuntu4) wily; urgency=medium
* Call dh_makeshlibs for the 64bit multilib package.
2015-09-13 - Matthias Klose <doko@ubuntu.com>
zlib (1:1.2.8.dfsg-2ubuntu3) wily; urgency=medium
* Install zconf.h for multilib packages.
2014-10-27 - Michael Vogt <michael.vogt@ubuntu.com>
zlib (1:1.2.8.dfsg-2ubuntu1) vivid; urgency=low
* Merge from Debian unstable.  Remaining changes:
- Build x32 packages.
2014-08-16 - Mark Brown <broonie@debian.org>
zlib (1:1.2.8.dfsg-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Drop zlib-bin package as minizip has now been packaged separately,
delay due to lack of notice regarding upload (closes: #753070).

See Also

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