Subject: Re: v6 question
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
Date: 02/09/2000 19:15:44
On Thu, 10 Feb 2000 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> Now I see. Routers cannot be autoconfigured. you need to perform
> ifconfig by hand.
Why is this?
If I run "rtsol ne0" manually after starting "rtadvd ne0", it works just
fine. It's only /etc/rc that prevents me from doing so, and I don't know
> Just checking, your upstream assigned two /64 (foo/64 and baa/64)
> for you? Usually, we do not need global address for tunnels
> (more correctly, point-to-point links). If I were you I would
> configure global address to ne0 only (foo/64). Without global
> address RIPng works just fine.
Um, I got a /48 from the operation center of the german educational
network, and when I suggested using an address from that range, they
didn't protest, so I assumed they know what they do. ;) I guess we can
switch to some other address later...
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