dh_testroot man page

dh_testroot — ensure that a package is built as root

Synopsis

dh_testroot [debhelper options]

Description

dh_testroot simply checks to see if you are root. If not, it exits with an error. Debian packages must be built as root, though you can use fakeroot(1)

See Also

debhelper(7)

This program is a part of debhelper.

Author

Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>

Referenced By

debhelper(7).

2015-05-15 9.20150628 Debhelper