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Dividing the Linux desktop
LWN.net Weekly Edition for June 13, 2013
A report from pgCon 2013
Little things that matter in language design
Ted argument rings true to me, though, and I sort of wonder: how much code are the people who think this is a Pretty Neat Idea willing to write?
Or could they do it without assistance from kernel devs (and get it into the mainline?
Running distributions in containers
Posted Oct 13, 2011 14:58 UTC (Thu) by ebiederm (subscriber, #35028)
The reason the question of running a distribution in a container even comes up is that people are already doing that today.
At the level of a distribution there are still a few rough patches in the coverage so it was worth having the discussion. The big piece left in my opinion is finishing the user namespace and that work at this point is a few small patches and review review review. It is the permission checks we are touching and it is important to look very carefully so you don't fat finger something.
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