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 From:  "Will Dyson" <will dot dyson at gmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall-dev] New changelog file, v1.22, snapshots
 Date:  Tue, 21 Mar 2006 19:15:48 -0500
On 3/18/06, Manuel Kasper <mk at neon1 dot net> wrote:

> About the automated build server for nightly snapshots: I've
> considered running a job on the m0n0.ch server, but I'm a bit wary of
> doing that since it requires running as root (for vnconfig/mdconfig
> and to get the permissions right) - unless somebody knows of another
> solution for that? Seems a bit wasteful to run a machine 24/7 just
> for generating images. ;) Maybe with jail...

I'm not familiar enough with BSD to suggest a solution for the disk
images. But Debian has a nice utility called fakeroot for building
archives containing root-owned files as your regular user.


Will Dyson