[PC-BSD Testing] Ports Console continued

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.com
Mon Jan 4 08:26:26 PST 2010

On 01/03/2010 14:12, Alexander Yerenkow wrote:
> 2010/1/3 Ian Robinson<fitchkendall at gmail.com>
>> In a discussion between Ian Robinson&  Brodey Dover about accessing
>> the system hard disk and other disks from within ports console, Brodey
>> Dover replied:
>>> I have another suggestion that may actually help you out ;).
>>> Since /home is mounted because you have the necessary read and write
>>> permissions and so on, you could ln -s to your mounted drives to a
>>> directory in your /home.
>>> Regards,
>>> Brodey
>> Linking is a simple and elegant solution!
>> I am sure Kris' Team will want to include that in their PCBSD
>> 8-specific revisions to their user manual when they discussion the
>> basics and details of using Ports Console.
> I'd propose mount_nullfs /media to /portjail/media

Good thinking, done in SVN, now /media will work inside of portjail as 
well :)


Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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