fakeroot - provides a faked root environment suitable for many tasks

Property Value
Distribution Slackware 14.2
Repository Salix x86_64
Package name fakeroot
Package version 1.20.2
Package release 1gv
Package architecture x86_64
Package type txz
Installed size 308.00 KB
Download size 77.00 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-1.22-x86_64-1_slonly.txz 1.22 x86_64 Slackonly
fakeroot-1.21-i586-2_slonly.txz 1.21 i586 Slackonly
fakeroot-1.20.2-i586-1gv.txz 1.20.2 i586 Salix
fakeroot-1.20.2-i586-1dj.txz 1.20.2 i586 Slackel
fakeroot-1.20.2-x86_64-1dj.txz 1.20.2 x86_64 Slackel
fakeroot - - -


Type URL
Binary Package fakeroot-1.20.2-x86_64-1gv.txz
Source Package unknown

Install Howto

  1. Download fakeroot-1.20.2-x86_64-1gv.txz
  2. Install fakeroot txz package:
    # upgradepkg --install-new fakeroot-1.20.2-x86_64-1gv.txz

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