something broke last night. offline?

Steve Bertrand steve at
Wed May 27 14:24:11 UTC 2009

Michael Scheidell wrote:
> none of my freebsd systems can surf to anymore.
> host
> has address
> has IPv6 address 2001:4f8:fff6::21
> mail is handled by 0 .
> host -t a
> has address
> lynx does this (as an example):
> socket failed: family 28 addr 2001:4f8:fff6::21 port 80.
> I don't have any of our servers or workstations compiled WITH_IPV6

Can you provide:

# netstat -rn
# ifconfig

...on one of the boxes?

I have no issues here:

pearl# telnet -6 80
Trying 2001:4f8:fff6::28...
Connected to
Escape character is '^]'.


pearl# telnet 80
Connected to
Escape character is '^]'.

Also, after a quick look, it would be handy if you could flush your DNS
cache and try again. The IPs I get for are different than
those in your example. Perhaps they changed, and your DNS has not
updated yet.

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