installing to jail

Chris Rees utisoft at
Thu Apr 21 20:46:18 UTC 2011

On 21 Apr 2011 20:58, "Mickey Harvey" <mh.unet at> wrote:
> Is there an easy way to install a port from a host system to the
> directories in a hosted jail? For example if I have a jail at /jail/www
> want to install a port that installs its config file as
> /usr/local/etc/thefile.conf and its binaries into /usr/local/bin. Is there
> way to easily change it to install the files to
> /jail/www/usr/local/etc/thefile.conf and /jail/www/usr/local/bin?
You want to be inside the jail, with a Ports tree installed.

Copy or nullfs mount your ports tree into the jail, ssh in and install as

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