Building full system in chroot?

Tijnema tijnema at gmail.com
Mon Jun 25 13:32:07 PDT 2007


On 6/25/07, Hoiho <hoiho_nz at hotmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, 26 Jun 2007 04:17, Tijnema wrote:
> > On 6/25/07, paul.rogers at juno.com <paul.rogers at juno.com> wrote:
> > > >I'm planning on rebuilding my complete {,B}LFS, but I can't live
> > > >without it for a long time. So my question is, can I build the
> > > >complete {,B}LFS system in a chroot environment? That means building
> > > >X, KDE, Apache, PHP and all of their dependencies, like GTK, QT...
> > >
>
> > Yes, well, that takes too long for me to get my stuff back up and
> > running... Like I said in my first mail, I can't live too long without
> > it.
> >
> > Tijnema
>
> Have you considered a VMWare virtual machine as an alternative to the chroot
> environment?  Seems to address all your concerns.
>
> Tony

Hmm, that would build against virtual hardware right? I don't think
I'll be able to boot the system from the system build in VMWare...

Tijnema

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