Re: [Vserver] /dev/null: Permission denied

From: Cedric Veilleux <>
Date: Tue 06 Dec 2005 - 20:18:51 GMT
Message-Id: <1133900332.9159.29.camel@localhost.localdomain>


> Whenever I start the vserver, init scripts accessing /dev/null (or any
> subsequent commands) returns "Permission denied". Re-creating /dev/null
> outside the vserver does not help. "ls -l" shows this is a proper device
> file:

Ensure the partition were your vserver is located is not mounted with
the NODEV option.

The "mount" command in the host should show it if that is the problem. I
think a default debian install has all but the root partition mounted
with NODEV..


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