Re: [Vserver] Newbie question

From: Björn Steinbrink <>
Date: Fri 05 May 2006 - 04:58:56 BST
Message-ID: <20060505035856.GB2234@atjola.homenet>

On 2006.05.04 22:46:07 -0400, Fareha Shafique wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm new to vservers. I installed the vserver from rpms and built it
> according to the instructions on Vserver Installation Fedora Core 4. I
> was under the impression that a vserver has all the same files in its
> /etc directory as the host machine, but my vserver has fewer files.
> Furthermore, inside my vserver I cannot use bash commands such as less,
> rpm, man.
> Have I misunderstood the basics of vserver or did I incorrectly install
> my vserver?

AFAIK the build methods of util-vserver build FC vservers with a minimum
of installed packages. less, rpm and man are not bash commands but
separate programs which are probably simply not installed yet.

> Any help would be appreciated.

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