On Fri, Feb 23, 2018 at 12:55:41PM -0500, Stephen P. Molnar wrote:
> On 02/23/2018 12:34 PM, Reco wrote:
> > Hi.
> > On Fri, Feb 23, 2018 at 12:10:47PM -0500, Stephen P. Molnar wrote:
> > > Of course, the above becomes moot, after I disable IPV6.
> > Exactly.
> > > I have three other devices on my router, a Desktop, a Laptop and a
> > > Printer.
> > > How will disabling IPv6 on the router affect them?
> > A printer should live. Assuming that's a good printer, not that modern
> > kids' toy that comes to Internet just for the heck of it.
> > A desktop and a laptop should not notice it. It depends on their OS of
> > course, but as long as you don't need to connect to them from outside
> > world via IPv6 - nobody will change for them.
> What about just disabling IPv6 on the platform that's having the problem?
> How can I do that?
echo net.ipv6.conf.all.disable_ipv6 = 1 >> /etc/sysctl.conf
> Also, just out of curiosity I installed Stretch in a VirtualBox on this
> computer and it isn't having any problems with IPv6.
That's … unexpected. But, assuming you're using VirtualBox NAT -
But if you're using VirtualBox's bridged connection - what would be
> The other Desktop is an older 32 bit computer that used to run WindowsXP on
> which I installed the 32 bit version of Stretch It isn't having any
> problems, other than those that can be ascribed to a tired platform way past
> it's prime.
Care to share IPv6 routing table from this another host?