[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

(usagi-users 04050) Question on disabling IPv6 on specific interfaces.


I'd like to be able to disable the auto-creation of IPv6 addresses on certain interfaces.

I'm currently using Fedora Core 8, kernel 2.6.24

I tried adding:


to my ifcfg-eth1 file.

But, even if I manually set autoconf to 0 with this command:
echo 0 > /proc/sys/net/ipv6/conf/eth1/autoconf

It is always set to 1 after I do an 'ifdown eth1; ifup eth1'
and I have an IPv6 address magically created on eth1.

Any ideas how to get this to stick?


Ben Greear <greearb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> Candela Technologies Inc http://www.candelatech.com