rc.conf configured jail not getting IP addresses

Matthew Pounsett matt at conundrum.com
Tue Mar 31 17:32:35 UTC 2015

> On Mar 30, 2015, at 18:46, Jason Unovitch <jason.unovitch at gmail.com> wrote:
> Actually, I'm not seeing it in the Handbook or man pages but I only
> took a quick look.  You either need to assign your addresses in
> advance using the ifconfig_igb0_alias syntax shown in rc.conf(5) or
> have them assigned at jail start time with this syntax.
> jail_test_ip="igb0|67.xxx.xxx.xxx,igb0:2001:xxxx::xxxx"
> It looks like this <interface>|<address> format is shown a little bit
> later on in the Handbook.
> https://www.freebsd.org/doc/en/books/handbook/jails-ezjail.html

Yeah, it looks like the handbook fails to mention that you're required to do one of these two things.  I guess ezjail was handling that for me before.

Thanks for the pointer!

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