libnss-unknown - nss module to handle unknown uids

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libnss-unknown_0.0.2-2_i386.deb
Package name libnss-unknown
Package version 0.0.2
Package release 2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category admin
License -
Maintainer Ritesh Raj Sarraf <>
Download size 5.18 KB
Installed size 32.00 KB
nss-unknown is a small library to gracefully handle unknown uids
This library is very useful in host <=> guest container build
environments, where shifting UIDs/GIDs result in a mismatch in


Package Version Architecture Repository
libnss-unknown_0.0.2-2_amd64.deb 0.0.2 amd64 Debian Main
libnss-unknown - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7


Type URL
Binary Package libnss-unknown_0.0.2-2_i386.deb
Source Package libnss-unknown

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libnss-unknown deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libnss-unknown




2019-01-16 - Ritesh Raj Sarraf <>
libnss-unknown (0.0.2-2) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Arnaud Rebillout ]
* Rewrite postinst and postrm scripts (Closes: #919459) 
2019-01-07 - Ritesh Raj Sarraf <>
libnss-unknown (0.0.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add better package description (Closes: #917241)
* New upstream version 0.0.2
* Add package sharness to build dependency. Needed for tests
* Add libnss-wrapper to build dependency for tests
2018-12-06 - Ritesh Raj Sarraf <>
libnss-unknown (0.0.1+0git.3faffd5f-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version 0.0.1+0git.3faffd5f (Closes: #915651)

See Also

Package Description
libnss-winbind_4.9.5+dfsg-5_i386.deb Samba nameservice integration plugins
libnss-wrapper_1.1.3-1_i386.deb NSS wrapper library
libnss3-dev_3.42.1-1+deb10u1_i386.deb Development files for the Network Security Service libraries
libnss3-tools_3.42.1-1+deb10u1_i386.deb Network Security Service tools
libnss3_3.42.1-1+deb10u1_i386.deb Network Security Service libraries
libnsync-cpp1_1.20.2-1_i386.deb C library that exports various synchronization primitives (C++ lib)
libnsync-dev_1.20.2-1_i386.deb C library that exports various synchronization primitives (dev)
libnsync1_1.20.2-1_i386.deb C library that exports various synchronization primitives (C lib)
libntfs-3g883_2017.3.23AR.3-3_i386.deb read/write NTFS driver for FUSE (runtime library)
libntirpc-dev_1.7.1-1_i386.deb new transport-independent RPC library - development files
libntirpc1.7_1.7.1-1_i386.deb new transport-independent RPC library
libntl-dev_10.5.0-2_i386.deb Number Theory Library, development files
libntl35_10.5.0-2_i386.deb Number Theory Library, shared library
libntlm0-dev_1.5-1_i386.deb Development files for the NTLM authentication library
libntlm0_1.5-1_i386.deb NTLM authentication library