Get `ping` linux command on docker

April 18, 2019

  • devops

Originally posted by me on Hashrocket TIL

The ping utility is super useful for debugging network issues on docker, but it’s package name is not as intuitive as ping.

To get it on your docker (for slim based environments) type:

apt-get install iputils-ping

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