[PATCH] jail NG schript patch for mounting devfs and procfs automatically

Jens Rehsack rehsack at liwing.de
Tue Jul 29 10:08:43 PDT 2003

On 29.07.2003 18:47, Robert Watson wrote:

> On Tue, 29 Jul 2003, Jens Rehsack wrote:
>> I updated the rcng jail start script to mount devfs and procfs into the
>> jail if wanted. Adding entries to /etc/fstab didn't work properly,
>> because the jail filesystem wasn't mounted when the startup process
>> wants to mount it. 
>> Going this way allows us to control which jail could be used via ssh (or
>> another remote shell), too. 
>> Any comments gladly welcome. 
>> If it's useful for FreeBSD, I will write the rc.conf(5) update, too.
>> Please inform me to do this. 
> Neat.


> Someone, and unfortunately I appear to have lost track of who, had some
> tweaks to the rcNG scripts to set up some reasonable devfs rules for a
> jail, and apply them to the devfs mounted in a jail.  Otherwise, you risk
> exposing "undesired" device nodes to the virtual environment.  I suspect a
> search of the -current archives will turn up who, but I think a necessary
> part of a solution here will be to make sure jails are set up with the
> right devfs contents. 

Sorry, overseen. Sct W. Hetzel was the submitter, but it never becomes
committed. If could be be so kind, please :-) (of course, not without
prove it first)


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