From: Herbert Poetzl (herbert_at_13thfloor.at)
Date: Sat 22 Mar 2003 - 19:06:56 GMT
On Sat, Mar 22, 2003 at 07:25:01PM +0100, Bobby wrote:
> The reason kernel changes cannot be made, is due to support issues, and as
> management has requested these kernels not be touched, I have my view on
> this issue but thats another story :^)..
> The main goal of using vserver, is to set up 2 instances, of an application
> server in a controlled state, trying clustering etc. The other would be to
> set up development environments, without having to use real system accounts,
> and resources etc.
you would always use real (system) resources ...
> If anyone is willing to make a patch for the RHAS2.1 kernels please do so
this would not help you, because it would require
to change the kernel too ... *G*
(get rid of the management or provide better reasoning ;)
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Herbert Poetzl" <herbert_at_13thfloor.at>
> To: <vserver_at_solucorp.qc.ca>
> Sent: Saturday, March 22, 2003 2:08 PM
> Subject: Re: [vserver] RHAS2.1 With vserver
> > On Sat, Mar 22, 2003 at 01:41:03PM +0100, Bobby wrote:
> > > Hello all,
> > > Im trying to set up vserver on RedHat Advanced Server 2.1, problem here
> > > that I cannot upgrade the kernel.
> > - why is that so?
> > - what is the problem with upgrading the kernel?
> > > Thus im stuck with the kernel version that
> > > comes out with this system, (2.4.9-XX). Has anyone tried to use vserver
> > > RHAS2.1, or does anyone know if there is any patches for this kernel.
> > I do not know any reasonable advanced patch for
> > this kernel version (2.4.9 is one and a half year ago)
> > > I Would really like to try this out on our enterprise servers and
> > > applications.
> > what benefit do you expect for your 'applications'?
> > best,
> > Herbert
> > > Thanks in advance,
> > > Rob
> > >