Thanks for the tips. But i still only see the fe80::..., link-local address, not the fec0:... something as I expected.
--- On Tue, 2/10/09, Steve Bertrand <st...@ibctech.ca> wrote: > From: Steve Bertrand <st...@ibctech.ca> > Subject: Re: ipv6 and freebsd > To: ipfr...@yahoo.com > Cc: "freebsd general questions" <email@example.com> > Date: Tuesday, February 10, 2009, 6:28 AM > gahn wrote: > > Ok, i meant the configuration of > "ipv6_network_interface="fxp0"" alone > doesn't seem to be working: > > [...] > > > how could I enable IPv6 only on the interface fxp0 > instead of every interface? > > It is possible to completely disable IPv6 on an interface, > but man (8) > ndp recommends against doing this manually. > > However, you can pretty well achieve the same effect by > informing the > interfaces to not accept RAs. > > First (and to answer your next question), enable 'auto > config'. You can > put the next line in /etc/sysctl.conf to enable it at boot > (without the > word 'sysctl'): > > pearl# sysctl net.inet6.ip6.accept_rtadv=1 > > Now, you can disable acceptance of rtadv messages on > individual > interfaces by: > > pearl# ndp -i fxp1 -- -accept_rtadv > > ...or re-enable: > > pearl# ndp -i fxp1 -- accept_rtadv > > So, I think that this will suit your requirements. The only > difference > being is that although the unused interfaces won't > accept RAs, they will > still have a link-local address. > > Steve _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"