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Re: pbuilder - root privileges? (was: Re: Orig tarball naming)

On Mon, Aug 19, 2002 at 04:03:51PM -0400, David Z Maze wrote:
> I think you need root privileges to actually enter the chroot jail.
> Other than that, it does seem like it should be possible to build the
> chroot image entirely in a fakeroot world, but I remember having tried
> this and failing.

You'd have to acquire real root privileges from inside the fakeroot,
since the faked filesystem permissions go away as soon as that fakeroot
process dies ...

Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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