NixCon 2020: Online Edition

Nix from the dark ages (without Root)
2020-10-17, 12:50–12:55, Main Stream

Short comments from the trenches of High Performance Clusters on working with Nix on kernel locked-in systems without proot support.


Mostly an exploratory exposition, with some suggestions on moving forward. Meant to call attention to this user-base! See this for some context: https://rgoswami.me/posts/local-nix-no-root/

Discussion Post: https://rgoswami.me/posts/nixcon-in-2020-meta
Slides: https://speakerdeck.com/rgoswami/nix-from-the-dark-ages-without-root