Re: [Vserver] vserver-new reports a guest exists when it does not

From: Chuck <>
Date: Mon 31 Oct 2005 - 23:08:36 GMT
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On Monday 31 October 2005 04:40 pm, Benedikt Boehm wrote:

ahh, ok... hehe the word destroy had me a bit leery to use it :) so then if i
have a mount point already set up, then i can just use the original line with
the destroy parm and it will load it in fine onto the mounted partition.

> On Monday 31 October 2005 19:08, Chuck wrote:
> > this is on a gentoo system.
> >
> > i am trying to create a guest called support. i created the mount point
> > in /vservers, it is mounted and a clear, empty volume. i run this command
> > and get this result:
> >
> >
> > phoenix vservers # vserver-new support --hostname support --context 3920
> > --interface eth3: template
> > /work/guest-stuff/template.tar.bz2 * Existing vserver installation found.
> > Try --destroy
> vserver-new can handle mount points, just add --destroy and it will
> umount/mount the defice automagically... (you have to specify destroy here,
> because vserver-new can't decide if the mount point is fresh or already
> used..
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