fakeroot package in Ubuntu

fakeroot: tool for simulating superuser privileges
fakeroot-dbgsym: debug symbols for fakeroot
libfakeroot: tool for simulating superuser privileges - shared libraries
libfakeroot-dbgsym: debug symbols for libfakeroot

This package has 3 new bugs and 0 open questions.

Package information

Clint Adams
Medium Urgency
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Tool to provide a fake root environment.

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There are no registered releases for the fakeroot ⇒ main.

Noble (active development)
1.33-1 release (main)
The Mantic Minotaur (current stable release)
1.32.1-1 release (main)
The Jammy Jellyfish (supported)
1.28-1ubuntu1 release (main)
The Focal Fossa (supported)
1.24-1 release (main)
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
1.22-2ubuntu1 release (main)
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
1.20.2-1ubuntu1 release (main)
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
1.20-3ubuntu2 release (main)