On Thu, 07 Nov 2013 13:26:10 +0100 Kristen Nielsen <k...@krn.dk> wrote:
> Hi freebsd-virtualization list > > I am trying to figure out how to start configured jails within > FreeBSD 9.1Release at boot time. > I am using new C-style jail configuration syntax in /etc/jail.conf. > all jail starts successfully when i do a jail -c from the commandline. > > I am trying to configure jails to start at boot time using the > features in the /etc/rc.conf file. > > in /etc/rc.conf at base host i have > jail_enable="YES" > jail_list=" jail1 jail2 jail3 " > > and no more jail related lines, evereything else is placed into the > jail configuration (C-style) file. > > running "service jail start": > Configuring jails:. > Starting jails:/etc/rc.d/jail: ERROR: jail: No hostname has been > defined for jail1 > > Looking into the /etc/rc.d/jail script it seems it expects that the > /etc/rc.conf contains old style jail configuration statement like > > jail_<jname>_hostname="jail1" > etc. > > I have looked at the patch at: > http://wiki.polymorf.fr/index.php/Howto:FreeBSD_jail_vnet > but it also uses the old style (rc.config) jail configuration format, > but with extended number of parameters. The patch is dated before the > 9-1 release where the C-style jail configuration syntax was taken > into use. > > is there a patch for /etc/rc.d/jail script that make it handles the > new style jail configuration file format (the C-style format). or am > I doing this the wrong way. > > If you can point me into the right direction it will be very helpfull. > > Whishlist > It would be great with something like a /etc/jail.d/<jailname> setup > where each jail configuration file is contained in a separate file, > the format is the same as the /etc/jail.conf, the latter fil just > holds configurations for all jails. Both files with the C-style > syntax. Have you considered using sysutils/ezjail (the de-facto standard for managing jails under FreeBSD right now) or a similar port (sysutils/jailrc, sysutils/qjail etc.)? -- Michael Gmelin _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-virtualization To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-virtualization-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"