putting jails on public addresses
jamie at gritton.org
Thu Aug 21 03:16:21 UTC 2014
On 8/20/2014 5:20 PM, Littlefield, Tyler wrote:
> I'd really like to put a couple of jails on publically accessible IP
> addresses. I have 5 that my provider has assigned to me. Could anyone
> possibly shed
> some light on how to do this? I know of epairs, but I'm not sure
> exactly how this works: does each interface (a and b) get an address?
> I presume one would
> be 192.168.0.8 and the other would be x.x.x.x (where x.x.x.x is the
> public address)? Which one should i set the gateway on?
> Thanks a lot for the help,
You shouldn't need to mess with epair for most jails. Just specify the
jails' addresses (ip4.addr=x.x.x.x) in your jail.conf, and be sure to
have an "interface=foo0" global line. The simplest jail setup is one
using publicly available addresses on a single interface, which sounds
like what you have.
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