Re: [vserver] Building on CentOS 6.2

From: Gordan Bobic <>
Date: Fri 03 Feb 2012 - 15:34:32 GMT
Message-ID: <>

Hmm... Did you:

echo "plain" > /etc/vservers/centos6-basevs/apps/init/style


You will also want to make sure to apply the following pseudo-patch to
the guest's etc/sysconfig/init:

Also, comment out "console output" lines from all files in
/vserver/<guest name>/etc/init/*


Phil Daws wrote:
> Gordan,
> Really appreciate that as it has helped us to move forward :) Once I fixed the init scripts we can now build a CentOS6 VS but when starting it up it returns the error:
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> [root@testvserver01 centos6-basevs]# vserver centos6-basevs start
> Entering non-interactive startup
> vshelper.init: can not determine xid of vserver 'centos6-basevs'; returned value was ''
> This usually means that you're using an init-less init-style, but the
> guest isn't configured to start any service. Try enabling a service,
> changing the init-style, or making the contexts persistent.
> An error occured after executing the vserver startup sequence. This
> means that some processes may exist in the created context and the
> manual execution of
> /sbin/vserver '/etc/vservers/centos6-basevs' stop
> is recommended to fix this.
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> I have checked /etc/vservers/centos6-basevs and that has the correct context:
> [root@testvserver01 centos6-basevs]# cat /etc/vservers/centos6-basevs/context
> 40006
> Do we need to do something different in the latest releases of vserver and util-vserver ?
Received on Fri Feb 3 15:34:45 2012

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