,--- Kirk Strauser writes: | I've been using IPv6 on my FreeBSD-7 host for quite some time. My | IPv6 router is a different machine, so the FreeBSD server is just a | regular host on the network.
| This morning I discovered that I couldn't pass packets to hosts | outside my LAN from FreeBSD, although an OS X host on the same LAN had | no problems pinging www.kame.net. | I had this in my /etc/rc.conf: | ipv6_ifconfig_fxp0="2001:470:a80a:1:2d0:b7ff:fe0e:3a4a prefixlen | 64" | ipv6_defaultrouter="fe80::213:10ff:fe79:137a" I don't know how is above ipv6_defaultrouter setting is working, since above is a link-local address, and you've not specified any explicit link in above fe80::/10 address. BtW, did you recently changed your configuration ? Is this same setting working since you started using IPv6 on your FreeBSD host, hmm..? | Whenever I'd try to ping6 my local router, I'd get: | ping6: UDP connect: Network is unreachable Are you trying to ping6 a link-local address, without any mention of interface, hmm...? | Also, the routing table seemed a bit screwy and was sending everything | to lo0: | $ netstat -nr -f inet6 | [...] | default fe80::213:10ff:fe79:137a UGS | lo0 | I found two workarounds: | ipv6_defaultrouter="2001:470:a80a:1::1" I think above solution is better. -- ·-- ·- ···· ·--- ·- ···- ·- ·--·-· --· -- ·- ·· ·-·· ·-·-·- -·-· --- --
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