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Sorry to ask a newby question, but do documents describing the first steps with a Debian vServer exist on the Internet?

Any kind of tutorial-like documentation for absolute beginners would also suffice.

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n00by? interwebz? – andol Aug 8 '10 at 20:48
Are you fixed to use Linux-Vserver or do you want information about virtualization on Linux in general? – joschi Aug 9 '10 at 5:34
Oh, Linux in general is fine. Sorry, the question was a bit unclar. – Daniel Aug 9 '10 at 8:07
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Have a look at this which appears to be exactly what you want.

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you can as well take a look at openvz - another 'lightweight' almost-virtualgizaiton solution.

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