Subject: Re: v6 question
To: None <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-net
Date: 02/09/2000 19:15:44
On Thu, 10 Feb 2000 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...

 - Hubert

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