|author||Carl Fredrik Hammar <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2010-03-19 16:12:39 +0100|
|committer||Carl Fredrik Hammar <email@example.com>||2010-03-19 16:12:39 +0100|
Describe how to test QEMU user-network
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@@ -108,6 +108,11 @@ If you just want to access the internet from within QEMU, you can setup pfinet f
(See also <http://www.nongnu.org/qemu/qemu-doc.html#SEC32>.)
Outgoing internet connections should just work then.
+Testing it can be difficult with a minimal installation,
+but `apt-get update` should work after you have filled out
+After that you should be able to install other network packages,
+but note that `ping` doesn't work with QEMU's user-networking stack.
If you want to connect from the host system to the Hurd system running in QEMU, you need to setup something more advanced, like bridged networking.