Vserver support?

Matt Zimmerman mdz at canonical.com
Wed Dec 15 05:45:51 CST 2004

On Wed, Dec 15, 2004 at 08:36:21AM +0000, Jesper Krogh wrote:

> The linux Vserver support is a really mature system, that currently in
> production on (primarily) ISP's for hosting I think. How about adding a
> seperate kernel and vserver-utils to Ubuntu?

The fact that we have only one kernel in main is a feature which greatly
simplifies the process of providing security updates.  Additional
kernel images in universe are welcome within reasonable limits if someone
would like to maintain them.

util-vserver is already packaged in universe.

> What the Vserver project really lacks is support from distributions to
> get out more widely. 

Have the patches been submitted upstream to the Linux developers?

 - mdz

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