Re: [Vserver] Virtualizing /proc/version

From: Herbert Poetzl <>
Date: Wed 04 Jan 2006 - 15:49:13 GMT
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On Wed, Jan 04, 2006 at 01:44:13PM +0100, Enrico Scholz wrote:
> Hello,

Happy New Year!

> it would be nice when /proc/version could be virtualized (e.g. using
> values from VCMD_set_vhi_name). Currently, it reveals information
> about the real host (e.g. real os version, buildhost/-user).

okay, will look into it ...

> Hiding /proc/version is not possible because some programs (e.g. 'pidof')
> use it to check whether /proc is mounted.

btw, it would be great if we could finally drop
the legacy networking stuff and chbind/vnet?
would support the recent network APIs to support
a variable number of IPs ...

another thing is that we plan to drop support
for dynamic ids (i.e. xid and nid) in the near
future ...

> Enrico

thanks for your work and time,

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