Jails working differently in FreeBSD-8

Bjoern A. Zeeb bzeeb-lists at lists.zabbadoz.net
Mon Dec 14 06:30:09 UTC 2009

On Mon, 14 Dec 2009, Nathan Butcher wrote:

> Jails appear to be working differently in 8.0 compared with 7.x (due to
> the networking changes in 8 most likely).
> Anyway, I've created a jail in 8.0 and given it it's own IPv4 IP
> address. Problem is, when I attempt to SSH to this jail IP address, I'm
> arriving in the host environment, and not the jailed environment.
> In 7.x I would have landed inside the jail.... so what's going on in 8?
> Hopefully someone who has already solved this issue can help me out a bit.

It may sound silly but can you confirm that sshd is running inside the jail?

Also, how did you start the jail?  jls -av  output might be


PS: there is a freebsd-jail list as well.

Bjoern A. Zeeb         It will not break if you know what you are doing.

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