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Re: Bug#175266: ITP: dchroot -- Tools for creating and maintaining chroots on Debian machines.

David Kimdon <dwhedon@debian.org> writes:

> This package contains scripts, documentation and programs that make it
> easier to provide multiple chroots on one system.  A typical
> installation might provide 'stable', 'testing' and 'unstable' chroots.
> Users can move between chroots as necessary.

> In the future I'd like to add some scripts that make creating various
> chroots painless (call to debootstrap perhaps excluding certain
> packages, mount -o bind, symlinks for /etc/resolve.conf and friends,
> etc.)  I keep a variety of chroots on my machines at home and I'd like
> to make it simple for others to do the same.

This tool might be a good addition to the sbuild package, which
already contains some scripts for things like this.  OTOH, you might
find the sbuild scripts might be better in a separate package.


Roger Leigh

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