ALFS again & again & ...

Mark Ellis mark.uzumati at
Fri Aug 23 03:39:24 PDT 2002

On 2002.08.23 09:33 Vassili Dzuba wrote:
> There will remain a small problem, probably anecdoctical.
> When nALFS defines environment variables, they are defined using
> setenv()
> and are therefore not local to the stage in which they are defined.
> In the generated script, the environment variable will be defined in
> the
> command
> file given to chroot, and therefore will not be available outside of
> the
> chroot.
> Vassili Dzuba

Ahh, i misread the way Neven did this. In my perl <stage>, a child
process is always spawned, and environment changes are performed in the
child. Neven only forks if user or root are specified, so env vars can
continue outside the stage. Was this your intention Neven ?

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