Disabling IPV6 In Fedora
Stephen.Dawes at calgary.ca
Wed Oct 31 09:40:25 EDT 2007
At the console level, logged in as root, run setup. You will get a menu.
Arrow down to network. In the new menu that opens, arrow down to ip6 and
un-check it. A check is indicated by a *.
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Subject: Re: Disabling IPV6 In Fedora
I know in the installation you can choose to use IPV6 or not. Is it in
On Tue, 2007-10-30 at 09:42 -0400, Daniel C wrote:
> Hi list,
> I am trying to figure out how to disable the use of IPV6. when I do an
> ifconfig, this is what I get:
> eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:13:20:0B:E6:16
> inet addr:126.96.36.199 Bcast:188.8.131.52
> inet6 addr: fe80::213:20ff:fe0b:e616/64 Scope:Link
> UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
> RX packets:20707 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
> TX packets:11950 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
> collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000
> RX bytes:19328766 (18.4 MiB) TX bytes:1192704 (1.1 MiB)
> lo Link encap:Local Loopback
> inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0
> inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host
> UP LOOPBACK RUNNING MTU:16436 Metric:1
> RX packets:12 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
> TX packets:12 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
> collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
> RX bytes:760 (760.0 b) TX bytes:760 (760.0 b)
> Any help would be appreciated.
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