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Old 06-07-2007, 09:47 AM   #1
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Disable IPV6

In firefox, you can go into about:config and disable ipv6 from there.

I have been having firefox crash on me a lot, so I was thinking of switching to Opera. My question is how do you disable iv6 in the Opera web browser?
Old 06-07-2007, 10:33 AM   #2
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You don't have to. The only reason you need to disable it in Firefox is because Firefox has a bug in the way it handles ipv6.
Old 06-07-2007, 10:54 PM   #3
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just blacklist the ipv6 module


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