Re: [Vserver] bug when starting without daemons

From: Daniel Hokka Zakrisson <>
Date: Thu 30 Mar 2006 - 13:37:32 BST
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Boris Kolar wrote:
> Daniel Hokka Zakrisson wrote:
>>Oliver Welter wrote:
>>>this is more or less expected behaviour...
>>With recent patches, i.e. 2.0.2-rc11+ or 2.1.0+, you can also set the
>>persistent flag to keep the context around even after all processes die.
>>For util-vserver, this means adding ^38 to the flags file.
> Is this the default? I now realize it's not a bug, it's a feature ;) But
> it should be fixed anyway, because if you don't know how vserver works,
> it can be very puzzling. I disabled all services before my first attempt
> to start vserver, so I spent quite a few hours to figure out what's
> going on.

No, and it shouldn't be. This is not the behaviour most people expect,
and to shutdown such a guest you have to run vattribute --set --xid
<name/xid> --flag ~^38, so vserver ... stop is not sufficient.

Daniel Hokka Zakrisson
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