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CHROOT(8)				  User Commands 				CHROOT(8)

       chroot - run command or interactive shell with special root directory

       chroot [OPTION] NEWROOT [COMMAND [ARG]...]
       chroot OPTION

       Run COMMAND with root directory set to NEWROOT.

	      specify user and group (ID or name) to use

	      specify supplementary groups as g1,g2,..,gN

       --help display this help and exit

	      output version information and exit

       If no command is given, run ``${SHELL} -i'' (default: /bin/sh).

       Written by Roland McGrath.

       Report chroot bugs to bug-coreutils@gnu.org
       GNU coreutils home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
       General help using GNU software: <http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>
       Report chroot translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>

       Copyright  (C)  2010  Free Software Foundation, Inc.  License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or
       later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
       This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.  There is NO	WARRANTY,
       to the extent permitted by law.


       The  full  documentation  for  chroot  is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If the info and
       chroot programs are properly installed at your site, the command

	      info coreutils 'chroot invocation'

       should give you access to the complete manual.

GNU coreutils 8.5			  February 2011 				CHROOT(8)
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