Desktop in Jail ? (dwm, kde, xfce)

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Desktop in Jail ? (dwm, kde, xfce)

Postby captobvious » 27 Mar 2011, 04:09

I have been trying to get a desktop environment in a jail for the past 2 weeks. I want to run my desktop (kde, openoffice, opera browser, rtorrent) inside a jail.

I have installed FreeBSD 8.2 release 64 bit by this method:
http://wiki.freebsd.org/RootOnZFS/GPTZFSBoot

I then installed [PORT]x11/xorg[/PORT] and [PORT]sysutils/ezjail[/PORT].

From here, what should I do? Is there a guide anyone recommends?
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Postby UNIXgod » 27 Mar 2011, 08:42

I believe you should just install xorg on your machine and [FILE]ssh -X[/FILE] into your jails.

There is a utility that can be installed that allows you to run a whole desktop environment in a new window. I don't the name of it at this time.
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Postby Nukama » 27 Mar 2011, 09:49

Hi,

[pman]Xnest[/pman] is the program to investigate.

In this thread is a reported to work solution.
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