Maxim V Filimonov
che at bein.link
Mon Jun 8 21:17:48 UTC 2015
On Monday 08 June 2015 19:54:20 Frank Leonhardt wrote:
> On 07/06/2015 14:55, Baho Utot wrote:
> > I have FreeBSD 10.1 and trying to setup a jail according to the handbook:
> > 15.3. Creating and Controlling Jails
> > |
> > |#| *|setenv D/|/staorage/jails/crochet|/|*
> > |#| *|mkdir -p $D|*
> > |#| *|cd /usr/src|*
> > |#| *|make buildworld|*
> > |#| *|make installworld DESTDIR=$D|*
> > |#| *|make distribution DESTDIR=$D|*
> > |#| *|mount -t devfs devfs $D/dev|*
> Your question has already been answered, but you might also like to know...
> The make buildworld stuff isn't strictly necessary, but it's always
> documented that way for some reason. I believe running buildworld from
> time to time is somehow good for the soul.
> In reality you can just copy all the files from a working FreeBSD
> installation in to the directory of your choice, call it an jail and it
> will probably run quite happily, assuming its binary compatible. This is
> fantastically useful. If you do build a "clean" installation as above,
> tar it before you run it so you can (a) restore it if you make a mess
> inside the jail; (b) make a extra jail VMs quickly. You can also clone a
> jail simply by copy the directory and adding an appropriate config file
> Regards, Frank.
You can also use bsdinstall to install a fresh, clean base system into a jail.
wbr, Maxim Filimonov <che at bein.link>
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