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chroot, bind mount without root privilege/setup

Terminal - chroot, bind mount without root privilege/setup
proot -r /media/user/ubuntu12.10/ cat /etc/motd
2014-01-21 07:50:22
User: totti
Functions: cat
chroot, bind mount without root privilege/setup

PRoot is a user-space implementation of chroot, mount --bind, and binfmt_misc. This means that users don't need any privileges or setup to do things like using an arbitrary directory as the new root filesystem, making files accessible somewhere else in the filesystem hierarchy, or executing programs built for another CPU architecture transparently through QEMU user-mode. Also, developers can use PRoot as a generic Linux process instrumentation engine thanks to its extension mechanism, see CARE for an example. Technically PRoot relies on ptrace, an unprivileged system-call available in every Linux kernel.



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