I’ve just installed an Alpine VM into VirtualBox in order to test some stuff without affecting my system.
This is really handy because allows me to install and test multiple Docker’s environments on a single server.

While i was following the official tutorial about VirtualBox shared folders in Alpine i got stuck into this error:

depmod: can't open 'modules.builtin': No such file or directory
Executing kmod-23-r1.trigger
depmod: WARNING: could not open /lib/modules/4.9.44-0-virthardened/modules.order: No such file or directory
depmod: WARNING: could not open /lib/modules/4.9.44-0-virthardened/modules.builtin: No such file or directory

Obviously mounting from host machine was working and had to find a workaround:

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Limiters set up dummy pipes you can use to simulate any kind of network connection.
This way you can limit WAN bandwidth to your users; trying to speed things up we’ll also install Squid3 acting as Transparent Proxy.
Using Squid you can easily cache contents and forbid/remove malicious URls (like Ad, etc)
Here you will also find the bugfix for internet not working after squid proxy is enabled.

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