[systemd-devel] questions about systemd-nspawn

Kay Sievers kay at vrfy.org
Tue Feb 5 11:43:58 PST 2013

On Tue, Feb 5, 2013 at 8:34 PM, Jake Edge <jake at lwn.net> wrote:
> Howdy Lennart and the systemd gang,
> Trying to play with systemd-nspawn on a Fedora 18 system using a
> 3.8-rc5 kernel (if it matters) with audit turned off

You should be able to use audit=0 on the kernel command line.

> (why is that needed?

Because unfortunately the Fedora audit guys don't care about simple
containers, they want a libvirt-like audit setup inside the container:

We all just run audit=0 now.

> i couldn't set the root password without doing so, but am not
> sure what the incompatibility is) ...
> more or less following the directions in
> https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/SystemdLightweightContainers
> (except --releasever=18 on the yum command line -- maybe that's the
> source of my problems?)

=rawhide should work too.

> In any case, the:
> systemd-nspawn -bD /srv/mycontainer 3

It's sysv's runlevel shortcut. :)

> [FAILED] Failed to start D-Bus System Message Bus.
> See 'systemctl status dbus.service' for details.
>          Starting D-Bus System Message Bus...

It seems to boo fine here.


More information about the systemd-devel mailing list