Subject: Re: MKINET6 vs. USE_INET6
To: Valeriy E. Ushakov <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-x11
Date: 12/20/2005 16:25:12
On Tue, 20 Dec 2005, Valeriy E. Ushakov wrote:
>> What's the way to enable/disable IPv6 in NetBSD?
>> According to src/share/mk/ it's MKINET6=no, but
>> .../ checks for USE_INET6!=no.
>> Maybe that should be changed? (s/USE_INET6/MKINET6/)
> They are different, read the share/mk/bsd.README

USE_INET6 is not in there. It probably should...

Then, from my understanding of what happens, I'd say that disabling 
listening on IPv6 is to disable some functionality, which would be what 
MKINET6 does.

I don't get it.

  - Hubert