fakechroot package in Ubuntu

fakechroot: gives a fake chroot environment - utilities
libfakechroot: gives a fake chroot environment - runtime
libfakechroot-dbgsym: debug symbols for libfakechroot

This package has 4 new bugs and 0 open questions.

Package information

Johannes Schauer Marin Rodrigues
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fakechroot runs a command in an environment were is additional possibility to use chroot(8) command without root privileges. This is useful for allowing users to create own chrooted environment with possibility to install another packages without need for root privileges.

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There are no registered releases for the fakechroot ⇒ sid.

The Oracular Oriole (active development)
2.20.1+ds-17 proposed (universe)
2.20.1+ds-15 release (universe)
The Noble Numbat (current stable release)
2.20.1+ds-15 release (universe)
The Mantic Minotaur (supported)
2.20.1+ds-15 release (universe)
The Jammy Jellyfish (supported)
2.20.1+ds-2 release (universe)
The Focal Fossa (supported)
2.19-3.2 release (universe)
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
2.19-3 release (universe)
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
2.18-1 release (universe)
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
2.17.2-1 release (universe)