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Date:      Tue, 05 Nov 2013 13:00:38 -0800
From:      Charles Swiger <cswiger@mac.com>
To:        aurfalien <aurfalien@gmail.com>
Cc:        FreeBSD Mailing List <freebsd-questions@freebsd.org>
Subject:   Re: Running various OS's in jail
Message-ID:  <EA253B75-ED6E-45A7-A901-3FB0FB18979A@mac.com>
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Hi--

On Nov 5, 2013, at 12:53 PM, aurfalien <aurfalien@gmail.com> wrote:
> Well, I've a write up on FreeBSD 8 jailing Centos 5.5.

You can run many Linux binaries in a FreeBSD jail via the Linux
binary support, just as you can run them directly outside a jail.

That's not the same thing as running the full OS including a different
kernel; instead, FreeBSD emulates the Linux kernel and syscall layer; see:

http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en/articles/linux-emulation/article.html

Regardsm
-- 
-Chuck




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