cannot access pass device from within jail

Konstantin Belousov kostikbel at
Sun Dec 17 21:01:29 UTC 2017

On Sun, Dec 17, 2017 at 03:49:15PM -0500, Dan Langille wrote:
> > On Dec 17, 2017, at 3:37 PM, Konstantin Belousov <kostikbel at> wrote:
> > Does it work to access the pass device from host using host' /dev ?
> Yes, it does. see "This command on the host" at


> > Same question for the host access using the nodes of the jailed devfs mount.
> I didn't try that, but I will soon. To be clear, does this command on the host look like what you have in mind?
> mtx -f /usr/jails/bacula-sd-02/dev/pass7 status 
I do not know.  Check with truss which node gets accessed.

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