jls shows dead jails too?

Marc G. Fournier scrappy at hub.org
Tue Apr 4 19:21:40 UTC 2006

On Tue, 4 Apr 2006, Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC wrote:

> On Apr 4, 2006, at 9:20 AM, Daniel Johansson wrote:
>> I'm setting up a few jails on my FreeBSD 6.0 box and when I run jls to list 
>> my jails it shows all my started jails.
>> The problem is that when I kill a jail with kill -TERM -1, thats what the 
>> man page tells me to use, it still is listed when I run jls. Why is that 
>> and is there any way to clear the jls list? Where does jls get the list of 
>> the jails?
> The jail is not completely did in that case.  It still "owns" some resources 
> of some sort.

Is there some way of finding out what resources?  Right now, on one of my 

# jls
    JID  IP Address      Hostname                      Path
      4  mx2.hub.org                   /vm/1/mx2.hub.org
      2  mx2.hub.org                   /vm/1/mx2.hub.org
      1  mx2.hub.org                   /vm/1/mx2.hub.org

It doesn't bother me too much, as 1/2 doesn't appear to be affecting 4, 
but still ...

Marc G. Fournier           Hub.Org Networking Services (http://www.hub.org)
Email: scrappy at hub.org           Yahoo!: yscrappy              ICQ: 7615664

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