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Date:      Mon, 19 Jan 2009 09:29:41 +0000
From:      Oliver Peter <lists@peter.de.com>
To:        David Allen <the.real.david.allen@gmail.com>
Cc:        FreeBSD Questions <freebsd-questions@freebsd.org>
Subject:   Re: Upgrading Jails
Message-ID:  <20090119092941.GC95736@nemesis.frida.mouhaha.de>
In-Reply-To: <2daa8b4e0901160606rdeb7a1cu840f800458e9e38f@mail.gmail.com>
References:  <2daa8b4e0901160606rdeb7a1cu840f800458e9e38f@mail.gmail.com>

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On Fri, Jan 16, 2009 at 06:06:49AM -0800, David Allen wrote:
> I have a test system where I've accumulated a large number of jails.  To
> update them (I'm not using the method outlined in the Handbook), I'd like
> to avoid mounting /usr/src and /usr/obj within each and then jexec-ing a
> shell but instead, perform everything on the host system directly.  Would
> the following be appropriate?

Why bother with updating each jail and waste diskspace when you can
have ezjail (sysutils/ezjail) to create and update your jails in one
go?

-- 
Oliver PETER, email: oliver@peter.de.com, ICQ# 113969174
"If it feels good, you're doing something wrong."
                                      -- Coach McTavish



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