"synth" in a jail

Carmel NY carmel_ny at outlook.com
Sun Aug 26 13:16:10 UTC 2018

> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org <owner-freebsd- questions at freebsd.org> On Behalf Of Alex
> Sent: Saturday, August 25, 2018 4:31 PM
> To: freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
> Subject: Re: "synth" in a jail
> On Sat, Aug 25, 2018 at 07:40:59PM +0000, Carmel NY wrote:
> > I have a dumb question, but is it possible or advisable to run "synth"
> > in a jail to update the application(s) installed in the jail?
> This is not necessary because Synth build ports in a chroot, and so a clean
> environment, but if you do insist its GitHub page have some pointers to do
> that:
> https://github.com/jrmarino/synth
> Cheers!

I think you are confused regarding my question. I wanted to know if it was advisable to use "synth" to update applications that are located in a "jail." Obviously, "synth" would have to be run from the jail also.


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