IPv6 in Puppy linux 5
I have installed a new modem that makes IPV6 possible, and switched IPv6 on at my provider. I can now use IPv6 addresses in addition to IPv4 addresses on all my boxes (Vista and Ubuntu) except the one that runs Puppy Linux 5.2.5.
How can I enable IPv6 on the Puppy box?
I found http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=25098. The scripts (/usr/sbin/net-setup.sh & /etc/rc.d/rc.network) listed there are older than those actually included in 5.2.5. I am not sufficiently knowledgeble to risk using these older scripts.
I doubt they support IPv6 in the standard pup.
Posted on 7 Feb 2011, 19:33 by dingo
is this puppy kernel ipv6 ready?
in puppy 3.01 kernel 184.108.40.206 (unique puppy version working very well on my hp d530c pc)i tried:
Consider a new kernel based distro instead. Puppy is a limited use distro mainly for older systems.
580:# CONFIG_IPV6_PRIVACY is not set
581:# CONFIG_IPV6_ROUTER_PREF is not set
582:# CONFIG_IPV6_OPTIMISTIC_DAD is not set
586:# CONFIG_IPV6_MIP6 is not set
594:# CONFIG_IPV6_SIT_6RD is not set
596:# CONFIG_IPV6_TUNNEL is not set
597:# CONFIG_IPV6_MULTIPLE_TABLES is not set
598:# CONFIG_IPV6_MROUTE is not set
726:# IPv6: Netfilter Configuration
AS USUAL : USE THE modprobe COMMAND
Because the kernel might be a little out of date ,
to recognize the modem correctly or at all ,
try later Puppies :
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