ipv6 in FreeBSD 9

Marco Beishuizen mbeis at xs4all.nl
Sun Jan 15 21:51:27 UTC 2012

On Sun, 15 Jan 2012, the wise Erik Nørgaard wrote:

>>> Don't use ipv6, but reading above: Did you replace ipv6_enable with
>>> ipv6_activate_all_interfaces? because the error seems to tell you that
>>> you must keep ipv6_enable
>> I replaced it with the new lines because according to the manpage
>> ipv6_enable is deprecated. But why shouldn't I use ipv6?
> Sorry, meant to say, I don't use ipv6 so I can't do much debugging.

Aaah, :-), perhaps I should have read better.

>>> Or, maybe there was an error with mergemaster? old scripts, new kernel
>>> variables?
>> I ran mergemaster, but didn't get any error messages. Afaik all scripts
>> in /etc are new.
> OK, in the error messages you posted it seems that some script checks or use 
> these variables. Maybe try to run the different networking scripts manually 
> and see where it fails.

Thanks for the tip. I'll do some trial and error and dig deeper.

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