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Re: chrooted accounts



On Thu, 11 Sep 1997, A Bruce in the Land of the Bruces wrote:

> Note, if you are setting up a chroot'd area, on most unix's you need to
> have hard links to the real device files inside the chroot, otherwise
> certain things (notably screen) break.  This means the chroot must be on
> the root partition.  Obviously, mount as much as you can elsewhere...

Hard linking is not needed. Just recreate the device with mknod under the
chroot'ed enviroment.

> --==--
> Bruce. (paranoid bastard)
> 
> Who put his hand up for doing a PAM version of this quite a while ago and
> hasn't gone through with releasing it.. :(
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