Questions about Jail
gibblertron at gmail.com
Tue Apr 3 08:15:15 UTC 2012
While it may work in some cases, it can be a bad idea because jails
use the kernel of the host, and it's probably safest if your userland
matches the rest. If you want to play with different versions of
FreeBSD, you should do so in a virtualized environment.
If jails are a good fit for you and you want to easily keep things up
to date across jails, I'd take a look at ezjail:
On Mon, Apr 2, 2012 at 11:20 PM, James Y Chen <jameschen at juniper.net> wrote:
> I think Jail on FreeBSD 8.2 can generate 2 jailed machine using the same
> version of FreeBSD, for example, on a 8.2 AMD64 Jailer, I can create 2
> or more FreeBSD 8.2 amd64 Jailed machine.
> My question is: can I install other version of FreeBSD on the Jailed
> environment? If yes, which steps shall I do? Still using make world or
> other easier way?
> James Y Chen
> IT Engineering
> Juniper Networks
> freebsd-questions at freebsd.org mailing list
> To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscribe at freebsd.org"
More information about the freebsd-questions