Booting the temporary system

Kevin Day thekevinday at
Wed Mar 25 17:09:27 PDT 2009

2009/3/24 Robert Connolly <robert at>:
> I don't remember if I mentioned it. I realized that the reboot isn't actually
> required, if you have the new capabilities module and filesystem capabilities
> enabled on the host system. PaX does not need to be enabled. There are some
> distributions that will support this.
> So I'll be adding pages to the book for the finished system in a chroot, just
> to get things moving along.
> robert

There is kexec as well, if the distribution supports it.
With that you can do a soft reboot into the target system's kernel.

Kevin Day

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