Verify the instance is working as expected
This section details how to verify the instance is working after logging into the system.
After you are logged on to the system, enter the following commands to confirm that it is working as expected.
To confirm that the instance is working as expected
- Confirm the IP address that is associated with the Ethernet interface.
vyatta@vyatta:~$ show interfaces Codes: S - State, L - Link, u - Up, D - Down, A - Admin Down Interface IP Address S/L Description --------- ---------- --- ----------- dp0s0 10.0.1.20/24 u/u vyatta@vyatta:~$
- Confirm that the instance has access to the Internet by using ping (press <Ctrl>+c to stop the output).
vyatta@vyatta:~$ ping www.vyatta.com PING www.vyatta.com (188.8.131.52) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes from www.vyatta.com (184.108.40.206): icmp_req=1 ttl=46 time=74.4 ms 64 bytes from www.vyatta.com (220.127.116.11): icmp_req=2 ttl=46 time=74.5 ms ^C ‐‐‐ www.vyatta.com ping statistics ‐‐‐ 2 packets transmitted, 2 received, 0% packet loss, time 1001ms rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 74.492/74.502/74.513/0.273 ms vyatta@vyatta:~$ ^C vyatta@vyatta:~$