creating a chroot or virtualization environment

Thomas Lange lange at
Sat Dec 4 14:37:06 CET 2010

>>>>> On Sat, 4 Dec 2010 13:01:03 +0000, mamadou diop <diopmodou8 at> said:

    > Hello, what is the difference between a chroot created with debootstrap and
    > installing a chroot by running
    > 'fai -N -v -u $hostname dirinstall -$TARGET'
debootstrap can only install a very minimal system, and does no
configuration changes. fai dirinstall calls debootstrap, but then
installs additional packages for all classes and fdoes the
configuration part.
regards Thomas

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