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Re: mkchroot scripts

On Thu, Feb 03, 2005 at 10:58:55PM +0300, Sergei I. Kononov wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 03 at 20:23:20 (+0100), Christoph Berg wrote:
> > What's the difference to makejail and debootstrap?
> 1. Created chroot enviroment use less disk space, and does not
> include not needed files/dirs (like: passwd,

Actually, that /is/ a needed file. Some programs look up the name of a
user before doing stuff (or look up the UID of a username), and without
that file they do very strange things

     smog  |   bricks
 AIR  --  mud  -- FIRE
soda water |   tequila
 -- with thanks to fortune

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