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Re: chroot or virtual machine

On Tue, 15 May 2012 11:45:58 +0200, David wrote in message 
<[🔎] 20120515094556.GA4970@pris.crapsteak.org>:

> On Sun, May 13, 2012 at 07:13:23PM +0000, Ramon Hofer wrote:
> > Hi all
> > 
> > I'm planning on setting up my new media server.
> > 
> > So I was thinking of putting mythbackend, logitech media server, 
> > rtorrent, nfs, samba, etc. into virtual machines.
> A virtual machine for every server? On what purpose?
> Is it about security?

..yup, the idea is deny bad code access to as much as possible,
it can only kill whatever it can see and touch, such as vm's.

..med vennlig hilsen = with Kind Regards from Arnt Karlsen
...with a number of polar bear hunters in his ancestry...
  Scenarios always come in sets of three: 
  best case, worst case, and just in case.

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