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More than I ever wanted to know about chroot jails

May 24, 2007, 09:00 (1 Talkback[s])

"What you do is create a folder that has a replication of the directory structure of a normal Linux box. The difference is that you only copy in the bare minimum of what you need into the directory structure.

"The way you find out what libraries and files an application needs is by using ldd or strace. If you can get away with it, ldd is the preferred program since its output is much more readable."

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