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Re: booting a debootstraped filesystem?

On Sat, 2003-06-07 at 07:22, Henning Moll wrote:
> But how to go if root of the debootstraped file hirachy is not the 
> root of the partitions filesystem?

Never tried this, but I'm guessing it would work
   1) Give init=/bin/sh to lilo.
   2) mount filesystems needed to see the new root
   3) exec chroot /new/root
   4) exec /sbin/init

If $$ manages to stay 1 through that entire process, it should work.

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