Commit 25f5971b authored by Lennart Poettering's avatar Lennart Poettering
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man: rework nspawn man page to suggest yum --installroot instead of mock

parent 3b2d5b02
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container.</para>
<para>Use a tool like
<citerefentry><refentrytitle>debootstrap</refentrytitle><manvolnum>8</manvolnum></citerefentry> or <citerefentry><refentrytitle>mock</refentrytitle><manvolnum>1</manvolnum></citerefentry>
<citerefentry><refentrytitle>yum</refentrytitle><manvolnum>8</manvolnum></citerefentry>
or
<citerefentry><refentrytitle>debootstrap</refentrytitle><manvolnum>8</manvolnum></citerefentry>
to set up an OS directory tree suitable as file system
hierarchy for <command>systemd-nspawn</command> containers.</para>
hierarchy for <command>systemd-nspawn</command>
containers.</para>
<para>Note that <command>systemd-nspawn</command> will
mount file systems private to the container to
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<refsect1>
<title>Example 1</title>
<programlisting># debootstrap --arch=amd64 unstable debian-tree/
# systemd-nspawn -D debian-tree/</programlisting>
<para>This installs a minimal Debian unstable
distribution into the directory
<filename>debian-tree/</filename> and then spawns a
shell in a namespace container in it.</para>
<programlisting># yum --releasever=17 --nogpgcheck --installroot ~/fedora-tree/ install yum passwd vim-minimal rootfiles systemd
# systemd-nspawn -D ~/fedora-tree /usr/lib/systemd/systemd</programlisting>
<para>This installs a minimal Fedora distribution into
the directory <filename>~/fedora-tree/</filename>
and then boots an OS in a namespace container in it,
with systemd as init system.</para>
</refsect1>
<refsect1>
<title>Example 2</title>
<programlisting># mock --init
# systemd-nspawn -D /var/lib/mock/fedora-rawhide-x86_64/root/ /sbin/init systemd.log_level=debug</programlisting>
<programlisting># debootstrap --arch=amd64 unstable ~/debian-tree/
# systemd-nspawn -D ~/debian-tree/</programlisting>
<para>This installs a minimal Fedora distribution into
a subdirectory of <filename>/var/lib/mock/</filename>
and then boots an OS in a namespace container in it,
with systemd as init system, configured for debug
logging.</para>
<para>This installs a minimal Debian unstable
distribution into the directory
<filename>~/debian-tree/</filename> and then spawns a
shell in a namespace container in it.</para>
</refsect1>
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<para>
<citerefentry><refentrytitle>systemd</refentrytitle><manvolnum>1</manvolnum></citerefentry>,
<citerefentry><refentrytitle>chroot</refentrytitle><manvolnum>1</manvolnum></citerefentry>,
<citerefentry><refentrytitle>debootstrap</refentrytitle><manvolnum>8</manvolnum></citerefentry>,
<citerefentry><refentrytitle>mock</refentrytitle><manvolnum>1</manvolnum></citerefentry>
<citerefentry><refentrytitle>yum</refentrytitle><manvolnum>8</manvolnum></citerefentry>,
<citerefentry><refentrytitle>debootstrap</refentrytitle><manvolnum>8</manvolnum></citerefentry>
</para>
</refsect1>
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