Re: exiting chroot
on Mon, Jun 09, 2003 at 06:20:31PM -0400, Geordie Birch (email@example.com) wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 09, 2003 at 12:06:39PM -0600, Harshwardhan Nagaonkar wrote:
> > Hugh Saunders wrote:
> > > On Sun, Jun 08, 2003 at 05:53:22PM -0400, Charles Roberts wrote:
> > >
> > >>Hi;
> > >>I am installing Debian from another linux system (this one) on the same
> > >>machine. To set some thing up the instructions ask me to do a 'chroot
> > >>/dev/debinst'. All works ok. But how do I exit 'chroot' gracefully? I
> > >>can always 'kill -9 pid-of vc-terminal'. Is there a better way?
> > >
> > > ^d :)
> > >
> > Doesn't just typing 'exit' work? I've done if before with the Debian
> > Installation when I needed to chroot to /target and fix things (eg. lilo
> > :) and then I just typed 'exit' like always and it did exit back to the
> > 'ash' shell of the install. Please correct me if the other chroot is
> > some other situation.
> In bash ^d is the same as typing exit.
...unless you've set IGNOREOF or its set -v equivalent, in which case
ten ^Ds do the trick.
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