Re: [Vserver] RHEL4 guest on Gentoo host

From: Daniel W. Crompton <>
Date: Mon 03 Jul 2006 - 05:34:01 BST
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On 7/3/06, John Alberts <> wrote:
> Could you explain this a little more please? Where do I get the
> initial RHEL base to use for the vserver-new command? I'm running
> Gentoo for the host and I have Gentoo tarballs to use with
> vserver-new.

I'm sorry, I was a little unclear. You create an empty vserver,
without a tarball. In this empty directory you start your own RHEL
base. From these you can simply install each rpm from the CDs as

It's the equivalent of a stage 1 Gentoo install, but with binary packages. ;)


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