I've just installed sysutils/ezjail, built my first jail, and can telnet out of it - so the network appears to work.
However, I can't install ports - they fail to download via FTP - and FTP connections don't work:
# ftp ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/
Trying 184.108.40.206:21 ...
ftp: Can't connect...
I'm still fighting getting those Dell 730 and 630 servers to work with FreeBSD.
I'm fighting with problems such as when starting a program like ssh, make or screen I get
Illegal instructions (Core Dumped)
mfid timeouts (controller)
NMI errors (this happens on one server during install)
I'm experimenting with jails and I can see two ways of installing packages (using the pkg command).
For example, to install vim:
either log into the jail and run
# pkg install vim
or, from the host
# pkg -j myjail install vim
I can see the benefit of the first way (from inside the...
I've burned the i386 ISO of 10.2 to a USB stick, and I'm attempting to install it on a Dell Vostro 200. When I plug the USB stick into the computer and attempt to boot, the computer simply freezes on the pre-boot screen where it shows the Dell logo and prompts F2 for setup and F12 for Boot Menu...