Re: [vserver] initscripts package in wheezy uninstallable

From: Andrew Ruthven <>
Date: Tue 12 Mar 2013 - 20:13:06 GMT
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On Tue, 2013-03-12 at 21:05 +0100, Art -kwaak- van Breemen wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 09:58:05AM +1300, Andrew Ruthven wrote:
> > The mount (and a bunch of other code) is protected by a test using the
> > binary ischroot from the debianutils package.
> Ah, now I know again why it works for us: our personal debian
> maintainer fixed ischroot I think.

Ah ha.

I'm trying to file a bug in the BTS but it isn't responding to my email,
not sure why. Attached is the patch to ischroot I cooked up last night.
If the one your guy came up with is better, then we should submit it to


PS. My patch can be improved, the concept works for non-root as well,
but I haven't implemented that

Andrew Ruthven, Wellington, New Zealand
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