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Thursday, November 21 2013

Pretending to be root inside PRoot

While working on PRoot to improve the extension that fake the root user, I (re)discovered an old article that I never published before. So let's focus on the fake_id0 feature and on how it allows to use package manager directly inside the root file systems.

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Tuesday, August 20 2013

PRoot now in Debian

A really short message to inform you that PRoot is now part of Debian Sid.

You can now install PRoot with apt-get install proot.

Enjoy !

Sunday, October 31 2010

Multicat now part of Debian

In another post, I told you about a nice tool called Multicat.

Due to the the Freeze of Debian, Multicat was waiting in the NEW queue. This state changed yesterday has the ftp-masters uploaded the package to the unstable version of Debian.

If you run a Debian unstable you can now install Multicat like any other tools. For every other people, just grab the .deb package that correspond to you architecture and install it. You must be able to install it on older version of Debian as well.

Thursday, September 2 2010


Multicat is an equivalent of the famous netcat but designed with streaming and especially RTP in mind.

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