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Re: [alpine-devel] How to create a tun interface?

From: Timo Teras <>
Date: Thu, 13 Dec 2012 13:36:39 +0200

On Thu, 13 Dec 2012 05:58:56 +0100 alex M <> wrote:

> I'd like to know how to create a tun interface with AlpineLinux?
> I didn't see any uml-utilities or tunctl package and iproute2 seems to
> be not build with tuntap support. I don't know if it can work with
> Alpine.

iproute2 should be built with tuntap. Maybe you have not installed
iproute2 but are using the 'ip' from busybox builtins?

Try 'apk add iproute2'

- Timo

Received on Thu Dec 13 2012 - 13:36:39 UTC