John Marino dragonflybsd at marino.st
Sun May 7 07:46:57 PDT 2017

I'm not familiar with ezjail, nor am I a jail expert.  The few jails I 
set up, I did so manually.

That being said, I doubt there is an alternative.  I'm not aware of any 
jail work in years, so DF's is basically frozen in time (unfortunately).


On 5/7/2017 07:58, Matthias wrote:
> Hi John,
> thank you for the quick answer.
> I installed ezjail over two years ago and updated all packages regularly
> (with pkg upgrade). This time I deleted all packages to reinstall them
> since I had issues with the server.
> ezjail had been successfully running in DragonFly CURRENT from end of
> March this year. After upgrading two weeks ago I got a core dump during
> jail starts, so it seems that is due to your mentioned missing libjail.so.
> Is there an alternative that is also as equally easy to setup?
> Regards
> Matthias
> On 07.05.17 14:34, John Marino wrote:
>> "anymore" has been a year.
>> IIRC ezjail requires libjail.so which is specific to FreeBSD -- In other
>> words ezjail built but didn't work.
>> Are you sure it's functional on DragonFly?
>> John
>> On 5/7/2017 06:47, Matthias wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> I wanted to upgrade my server recently and discovered there is no
>>> package for ezjail anymore which I use for several jails running on this
>>> server.
>>> Will the package be available again anytime soon or should I install it
>>> from ports?
>>> Regards
>>> Matthias

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