Bug#625811: closed by Ben Hutchings ( Bug#625811: please don't drop support for Wheezy)
On Sat, 2011-05-07 at 23:59 +0200, Harald Dunkel wrote:
> Hi Ben,
> Sorry, probably I missed the note about dropping Vserver.
> It seemed to be in wide use and under active development.
> Pretty disappointing for the Vserver folks, I would guess.
> Of course I can give lxc a try, but I am a little bit
> concerned that it might get dropped, too, as soon as the next
> lightweight virtualization scheme appears on the horizon.
LXC is based on the cgroups and namespace mechanisms in mainline Linux.
It doesn't require out-of-tree patches.
Once a job is fouled up, anything done to improve it makes it worse.