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(usagi-users 03985) Re: how to supress RA on linux
Anjali Gajendragadkar wrote:
> I have a linux PC (126.96.36.199 - kernel) with ipv6 enabled and assigned
> it an static IP address
> The PC also receives RA as Router is enabled and configured with IPV6 prefix.
> Thus my PC has three address
> 1. Static IPv6 address
> 2. From router advertisment RA (prefix+MAC address)
> 3. Link local address
> my questions
> 1. is it possible to supress RA on the linux PC, so that PC will not
> generate IPV6 address using this
This can be done by setting 0 to /proc/sys/net/ipv6/all/accept_ra
> 2. can link local address be supressed
No link local is initialized with the ipv6 stack. So it cannot be supressed.