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Old 21st August 2019
jonsec jonsec is offline
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Originally Posted by jggimi View Post
When you operate an application inside a chrooted structure, you must always determine what files from outside the structure must be replicated. Since the use-cases are unending, it is left to the admin to make these determinations. You've discovered two configuration files were needed for your own use-case.

I've run chrooted environments which for various purposes needed:
  • A variety of files from /etc, such as the two you noted above.
  • various dynamic libraries needed by chrooted binaries, and a copy of the ldconfig(8) "hints" file /var/run/
  • Device special files.
hmm yes.

but what are Device special files?
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