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From: Aurelien Jarno <>
Subject: IPv6 router advertisement broken on 2.6.20-rc5
Date: Tue, 16 Jan 2007 22:42:53 +0100	[thread overview]
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Hi all,

I have just tried a 2.6.20-rc5 kernel (I previously used a 2.6.19 one),
and I have noticed that the IPv6 router advertisement functionality is
broken. The interface is not attributed an IPv6 address anymore, despite
/proc/sys/net/ipv6/conf/all/ra_accept being set to 1 (also true for each
individual interface configuration).

Using tcpdump, I am seeing the router advertisement messages arriving on
the interface, but they seems to be ignored.

Does somebody have also seen this behaviour?


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             reply	other threads:[~2007-01-16 22:31 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-01-16 21:42 Aurelien Jarno [this message]
2007-01-16 22:45 ` Bob Tracy
2007-01-16 23:30 ` bert hubert
2007-01-16 23:42   ` Aurelien Jarno
2007-01-16 23:48   ` Sridhar Samudrala
2007-01-17 22:14     ` Aurelien Jarno
2007-01-17  0:03 ` Daniel Drake

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