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CHROOT(8)										CHROOT(8)

NAME
       chroot - change root directory

SYNOPSIS
       chroot newroot [ command ]

DESCRIPTION
       The chroot command changes its root directory to the supplied directory newroot and exec's
       command, if supplied, or an interactive copy of your shell (as specified by  the  environ-
       mental variable SHELL) if not.  /bin/sh is used if SHELL is not specified.

       Note, command or the shell are run as your real-user-id.

SEE ALSO
       chdir(2), chroot(2), environ(7)

4.3 Berkeley Distribution		 December 5, 1988				CHROOT(8)
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