fakechroot package in Ubuntu

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

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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 Disco Dingo (active development)
2.19-3ubuntu2 release (universe) 2018-10-30
The Cosmic Cuttlefish (current stable release)
2.19-3ubuntu2 release (universe) 2018-10-15
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
2.19-3 release (universe) 2017-10-24
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
2.18-1 release (universe) 2015-10-29
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
2.17.2-1 release (universe) 2013-12-25
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
2.16-1 release (universe) 2011-12-26