Provided by: jailer_0.4-8_all
jailer.conf - configuration file of jailer
jailer is a script for creating chrooted environments for Debian
jailer.conf is the configuration of jailer.conf
Every config starts and ands with a jail identifier, which should be
uniq and be in brackets.
For instance an apache chroot identifier should look like this:
Of course you should finish the identifier
Between these identifiers configuration should contain the
This line describes the PATH of the chrooted enviroment.
Conf: This line describes the PATH or PATH/filename which should copy
to the chrooted environment. For example Conf: /etc/apache/* ,
which uses a wild card.
Debs: This line contains the name of those deb packages which should
be installed into the chrooted environment.
This line contains those deb packages which should not to be
installed into the chrooted environment.
Junk: This line contains those files or directories which should not
to be installed. For example /lib/* means all files and links
under /lib should not be installed, while
/lib/libconsole.so.0.0.0 means a file which should not to be
Extra: This line contains those files or directories which should be
installed into the chrooted environment, like /var/run means a
directory, which is needed for the chrooted service.
Do not configure your daemon inside your jail, because updatejail
script will wipe out all the data inside the jail. If you would like to
change any setting inside the jail, do it at your original place and
than run updatejail
updatejail(8) jailer.conf(5), dpkg(8)
This manual page was written by Péter Höltzl <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
December 4, 2001 JAILER(8)