fakeroot - provides a faked root environment suitable for many tasks

Property Value
Distribution Slackware 13.37
Repository Salix i486
Package name fakeroot
Package version 1.14.5
Package release 1gv
Package architecture i486
Package type txz
Installed size 232.00 KB
Download size 58.00 KB
Official Mirror download.salixos.org
Fakeroot makes it possible to run commands in an environment faking
root privileges. This is done by setting LD_PRELOAD to libfakeroot.so,
which provides wrappers around getuid, chown, chmod, mknod, stat, and
so on, thereby creating a fake root environment.


Package Version Architecture Repository
fakeroot-1.14.5-x86_64-1gv.txz 1.14.5 x86_64 Salix
fakeroot - - -


Type URL
Binary Package fakeroot-1.14.5-i486-1gv.txz
Source Package unknown

Install Howto

  1. Download fakeroot-1.14.5-i486-1gv.txz
  2. Install fakeroot txz package:
    # upgradepkg --install-new fakeroot-1.14.5-i486-1gv.txz

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