uid_wrapper - A wrapper for privilege separation

Property Value
Distribution Fedora 26
Repository Fedora Updates x86_64
Package name uid_wrapper
Package version 1.2.4
Package release 1.fc26
Package architecture i686
Package type rpm
Installed size 64.97 KB
Download size 37.59 KB
Official Mirror archives.fedoraproject.org
Some projects like a file server need privilege separation to be able to switch
to the connection user and do file operations. uid_wrapper convincingly lies
to the application letting it believe it is operating as root and even
switching between UIDs and GIDs as needed.
To use it set the following environment variables:
This package doesn't have a devel package cause this project is for


Package Version Architecture Repository
uid_wrapper-1.2.4-1.fc26.i686.rpm 1.2.4 i686 Fedora Updates
uid_wrapper-1.2.4-1.fc26.x86_64.rpm 1.2.4 x86_64 Fedora Updates
uid_wrapper-1.2.1-2.fc26.i686.rpm 1.2.1 i686 Fedora
uid_wrapper-1.2.1-2.fc26.x86_64.rpm 1.2.1 x86_64 Fedora
uid_wrapper-1.2.1-2.fc26.i686.rpm 1.2.1 i686 Fedora
uid_wrapper - - -


Name Value
/sbin/ldconfig -
/usr/bin/pkg-config -
ld-linux.so.2 -
ld-linux.so.2(GLIBC_2.3) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.4) -
libdl.so.2 -
libdl.so.2(GLIBC_2.0) -
libdl.so.2(GLIBC_2.1) -
libpthread.so.0 -
libpthread.so.0(GLIBC_2.0) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
cmake(uid_wrapper) = 1.2.4
libuid_wrapper.so.0 -
pkgconfig(uid_wrapper) = 1.2.4
uid_wrapper = 1.2.4-1.fc26
uid_wrapper(x86-32) = 1.2.4-1.fc26


Type URL
Binary Package uid_wrapper-1.2.4-1.fc26.i686.rpm
Source Package uid_wrapper-1.2.4-1.fc26.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install the uid_wrapper rpm package:

# dnf install uid_wrapper




2017-07-31 - Andreas Schneider <asn@redhat.com> - 1.2.4-1
- Update to version 1.2.4
* Added deadlock workaround for glibc < 2.24
* Fixed a possible deadlock bug if uid_wrapper is turned off
* Logging is always turned on now
* Fixed a memory leak
* Limited number of groups during fork+exec
2017-07-13 - Andreas Schneider <asn@redhat.com> - 1.2.2-1
- Update to version 1.2.2:
* Added support for fork'ed and then exec'ed processes
* Added support for Alpha
2017-06-27 - Nils Philippsen <nils@redhat.com> - 1.2.1-3
- drop requirements on cmake, pkgconfig and rather own the directories for the
files augmenting these packages
2017-02-11 - Fedora Release Engineering <releng@fedoraproject.org> - 1.2.1-2
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_26_Mass_Rebuild
2016-03-23 - Andreas Schneider <asn@redhat.com> - 1.2.1-1
- Update to version 1.2.1
* Documented missing options.
* Fixed a comipilation issue with -O3.
2016-02-05 - Fedora Release Engineering <releng@fedoraproject.org> - 1.2.0-2
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_24_Mass_Rebuild
2015-10-29 - Andreas Schneider <asn@redhat.com> - 1.2.0-1
- Update to version 1.2.0
* Added privilege checks for all set*uid and set*gid functions.
* Added a lot more and accurate tests which work as root.
* Fixed some minor issues
2015-09-02 - Andreas Schneider <asn@redhat.com> - 1.1.1-1
- Update to version 1.1.1
2015-06-19 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.1.0-2
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_23_Mass_Rebuild
2015-01-21 - Andreas Schneider <asn@redhat.com> - 1.1.0-1
- Update to version 1.1.0

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