Re: [vserver] XFS read-only bind mount issue

From: Ghislain <>
Date: Fri 02 Apr 2010 - 15:33:24 BST
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Le 02/04/2010 16:09, Eric Schoeller a écrit :
> Thanks Corey and Ghislain,
> Upgrading to the util-vserver hosted on psand fixed the problem. I had
> been running with the generic debian lenny
> util-vserver on another server for 6 months with no problems (that I
> knew of!) but this system didn't have XFS. I'll upgrade that one next
> to make sure this doesn't bite me in some other way.
> Upgrading util-vserver was somewhat of a pain. I had my vservers in
> /vservers instead of /var/lib/vservers. From what I could see neither
> package on psand really fit my needs exactly but I went with
> util-vserver-baisc-debian. No matter what trickery I used, I could not
> get the pre-install script to accept my configuration. Even after
> changing vdirbase and symlinking /var/lib/vservers to /vservers the
> pre-install script would fail. I finally removed /vservers and
> re-mounted my slices to /var/lib/vservers. All is ok now! I guess I
> could have built my own util-vserver, but I was lazy :) Now I just
> miss vserver-debiantools.
> Thanks again,

i will add a test in the package so it accept the install if you have a
symlink, the test was made to prevent people to choose the wrong package
and destroy their installation basicaly ;)


Received on Fri Apr 2 15:34:03 2010
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