Installing ezjail and poudriere on same host

Michael Grimm trashcan at
Thu Nov 7 19:49:06 UTC 2013

On 07.11.2013, at 17:16, bsd at wrote:

> Since poudriere also uses jail mechanism, I wanted to know if anyone has already used both on the same base host ? 
> I would like to avoid potential conflicts between two running instances both using jail mechanism in very different ways.

I do use ezjail to deal with all my service jails besides poudriere without any issues.

If you do direct poudriere's repository into ezjail's basejail directory ...


... you are able to omit a webserver for fetching your packages within all your jails running on your host. YMMV if poudriere's repository is meant to serve multiple hosts, though.


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