Small Howto for porter chroot maintainers

upgrading chroots

This "apt-get update"s and "apt-get dist-upgrade"s all porter chroots on the porter box.

installing packages in chroots

This small script will let you run apt inside the chroot, to install packages within the chroot. It has a limited command-set of allowed apt-commands. Running it without any commands it will give you the usage output.

best practice

If you handled install requests, please Cc the debian-admin@l.d.o list when you reply so we know which requests are still pending.