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Ubuntu - Disable IPv6

Disable Ipv6:

Edit the file – /etc/sysctl.conf

$ sudo gedit /etc/sysctl.conf

And fill in the following lines at the end of that file

# IPv6 disabled
net.ipv6.conf.all.disable_ipv6 = 1
net.ipv6.conf.default.disable_ipv6 = 1
net.ipv6.conf.lo.disable_ipv6 = 1… 19 more words

IPv6 – Are we there yet??

The topic of IPv6 seems to come up every couple of years. The first time I recall there being a lot of hype about IPv6 was way back in the early 2000’s, ever since then the topic seems to get attention every once in a while and then disappears into insignificance alongside more exciting IT news. 866 more words


PC-to-PC 101

Got my hands on an old but faithful laptop recently. The thing is a lot faster than my son’s desktop, so I thought it would make a nice update for him. 588 more words


dynamic prefix delegation can be easy

A few months ago I coincidently noticed my router having an IPv6 address. I knew my ISP was in the process of rolling out IPv6 but I never got or found any announcement that it was available for me. 1,740 more words


update error for ipv6

  • disable ipv6
sudo vim /etc/sysctl.conf

net.ipv6.conf.all.disable_ipv6 = 1
net.ipv6.conf.default.disable_ipv6 = 1
net.ipv6.conf.lo.disable_ipv6 = 1

sysctl -p 
sysctl -a | grep diable
  • update
apt-get update
apt-get dist-upgrade (update new additional packages)

IPv6 adoption thought

While listening to an older coffee break podcast today,  I had the realization that most small Health care providers will not adopt IPv6 until their Clinical Application supports it. 148 more words