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Re: Operating system-level virtualization: how to make it?

On Fri, 22 May 2009 18:02:27 +0000, Sylvain Le Gall wrote:
> Hello,
> On 22-05-2009, Sthu Deus <sthu.deus@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Good day.
> >
> > How I can organize a Operating system-level virtualization on a server
> > for every service I would isolate?
> >
> > Thank You for Your time.
> >
> >
> Use a chroot (standard) or a vserver (search for vserver in debian
> archives there is a kernel version and two packages for userland tools).
> vserver is more flexible and allow you to assign IP address et al.
> Regards,
> Sylvain Le Gall


Beyond the question, what is the interest to virtualize services. I understand
the need to virtualize different machine for OS specific server software,
tests and so on.
Is there anywhere to find when virtualization is the best way to solve a
problem and when it isn't ?

Thanks in advance,

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