Re: [vserver] newbie questions

From: Herbert Poetzl <>
Date: Fri 04 Jan 2008 - 22:21:39 GMT
Message-ID: <>

On Fri, Dec 28, 2007 at 09:04:09PM -0800, shuaib zahdeh wrote:
> Hi guys,
> After struggling I managed to install and run vserver on my machine. I
> installed centos 5 as the guest. I was surprised about a lot of missed
> commands inside the template like 'passwd', 'vi'. and many more.
> Anyway, I tried to install them using vyum but i could not manage yet.

> My questions are
> 1. Where can I find more templates from the net or how can I make my own?

you can build most recent distros from network repositories

> 2. Where can I find the documentation of vserver-build.
> I could not get it on google?

check out 'vserver - build --help'

> 3. What commands can I use to check how much CPU and Memory each
> guest used from the computer's resources?

vtop, vserver-stat, and information from /proc/virtual/...

> I tried for 3 days to find the solutions but kind of failed to do so.
> In fact I am doing a performance study on vserver, I wish you
> can help in proceeding.

asking on the IRC channel is probably the best way to
get information ... (#vserver @

> Regards
> Shuaib Zahda
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Received on Fri Jan 4 22:21:50 2008

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