On Mon, Apr 26, 2010 at 05:42:51PM +0200, Laurens Vets wrote:
> I'm kind of last at the moment. I've upgraded my Slackware 12.0
> installation to 12.2 and upgraded the kernel to
> My util-vserver is 0.30.215.
which is too old for a recent kernel (it is more than two
years since it was released, and back then, nobody knew
that the mainline kernel would change :)
> My vserver guests (still running 12.0) seem to work.
they seem to, but as a matter of fact, the isolation is
gone and the namespaces are partially non-functional
> However, when I log in to this machine, the hostname in my prompt is
> 'zaphod'. When I start screen and create a new terminal, my hostname
> (in my prompt) changes to the name of the lastly started vserver...
> Has anyone seen this behavior? If so, what's happening here?
yep, many debian users have, some gentoo folks too :)
what happens is that cloning the namespaces fails because
mainline changed the way it needs to be done and the
tools are too old to know ...
> Kind regards,
Received on Mon Apr 26 18:42:30 2010