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I was wondering if, Are FreeBSD Jails available on MacOSX or Perhaps an equivalent?

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Nope. For info, the question was once asked on the FreeBSD forum

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Jails are not available on OSX.

The closest alternative with a similar application for security available would be chroot.

The differences, benefits and drawbacks of chroot vs. jail can fill days worth of discussion / flamewars. Depending on what you try to accomplish, chroots may however be a viable alternative.

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