[nycbug-talk] jail/snapshot question

Peter Wright pete at nomadlogic.org
Tue Dec 12 17:18:15 EST 2006

> This question came up at the LISA booth and I'm sure someone on this list
> has already been there/done that. If you use mksnap_ffs to take a snapshot
> on a jailed system, is each jail considered a separate filesystem (and
> therefore can have its own unique snapshot) or will the snapshot still be
> of the entire filesystem (say, /usr)?

wow, that's a good one dru!  i'm betting that if you take the snapshot
from the master is will grab the entire filesystem regardless if jails
exist in them or not.  but running mksnap_ffs inside a jail'd environment
- that's a good one....


Peter Wright
pete at nomadlogic.org

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