fakechroot - Gives a fake chroot environment

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.1
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package filename fakechroot-2.19-lp151.2.3.x86_64.rpm
Package name fakechroot
Package version 2.19
Package release lp151.2.3
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category Development/Tools/Building
Homepage https://github.com/dex4er/fakechroot/wiki
License LGPL-2.1
Maintainer -
Download size 72.61 KB
Installed size 189.06 KB
fakechroot runs a command in an environment where it is possible to use the
chroot(8) command without root privileges. This is useful for allowing users to
create own chrooted environments with the possibility to install other packages
without the need for root privileges.


Package Version Architecture Repository
fakechroot - - -


Name Value
/usr/bin/perl -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.14)(64bit) -
libdl.so.2()(64bit) -
libdl.so.2(GLIBC_2.2.5)(64bit) -


Name Value
config(fakechroot) = 2.19-lp151.2.3
fakechroot = 2.19-lp151.2.3
fakechroot(x86-64) = 2.19-lp151.2.3
libfakechroot.so()(64bit) -
libtool(/usr/lib64/fakechroot/libfakechroot.la) -


Type URL
Mirror widehat.opensuse.org
Binary Package fakechroot-2.19-lp151.2.3.x86_64.rpm
Source Package fakechroot-2.19-lp151.2.3.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install fakechroot rpm package:

# zypper install fakechroot




2017-12-28 - jengelh@inai.de
- Fix language errors in description.
2017-01-14 - munix9@googlemail.com
- update to version 2.19
* The FAKECHROOT_EXCLUDE_PATH list has to contain at most 100
* The env(1) wrapper works with dash.
* The fakeroot(1) works if chroot(8) is invoked twice.
* Fixes were made for chdir(2). It was possible to change to a
directory outside of fakechroot.
* The fakechroot(1) command sets FAKECHROOT_CMD_ORIG environment
variable for wrapped command.
* The ldd(1) wrapper distinguishes different paths with the same
* The ldd(1) wrapper does not fail if the path is not existing
outside fakechroot.
* Can be compiled with clang 4.0.
2016-02-07 - munix9@googlemail.com
- update to version 2.18
* The fakechroot(1) command accepts new option --bindir.
* The chfn(1) command runs correctly on Ubuntu vidid and Debian stretch.
* The env(1) wrapper works correctly if there is variable with multilined content.
* New functions ldaddr(3) and dl_iterate_phdr(3) were added.
The dlopen(3) function was fixed.
The java(1) command should work correctly.
* New functions posix_spawn(3) and posix_spawnp(3) were added.
Some new applications like clang(1) should run properly.
* Fixes were made for lstat(2) and lstat64(2) functions.
The ending slash is not removed by normalization of a path name.
* Fixes were made for readlink(2) function.
The fakechroot(1) command runs properly with libjemalloc library.
* The tilde ~ character in FAKECHROOT_* variables is not expanded anymore.
* Fixes were made for getpeeraddr(3) and getsockaddr(3) functions.
2014-12-05 - munix9@googlemail.com
- initial package for version 2.17.2

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