problems with jail

Jonathan Chen jonc at
Fri Feb 23 01:41:25 UTC 2007

On Fri, Feb 23, 2007 at 01:22:53AM +0000, Jim Stapleton wrote:
> I'd like to get Apache running in jail, but I can't seem to get
> network working in jail.

> Anyway, when I go to jail, running csh (as root) in jail, I try/get:
>    %ping
>    ping: socket: Operation not permitted

This is normal. You can't ping out from a jail. If you're going to
manage several jails on a box, I would suggest you try the ezjail

Jonathan Chen <jonc at>
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