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Old 06-03-2006, 10:05 PM   #1
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can a NIC have both, IPv4 and IPv6, address simultaneously??


hello all,
Look at the following for the dual IP address. One is for IPv4 and second one is for IPv6. Is it possible or the following machine should not connect to the internet ???

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now here's the output of ifconfig:

eth0
Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:06:1B:C1:62:4C
inet addr:192.168.0.2 Bcast:192.168.0.255 Mask:255.255.255.0
inet6 addr: fe80::206:1bff:fec1:624c/64 Scope:Link

UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
RX packets:23 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:32 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000
RX bytes:2064 (2.0 KiB) TX bytes:3044 (2.9 KiB)
Interrupt:3

lo
Link encap:Local Loopback
inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0
inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host

UP LOOPBACK RUNNING MTU:16436 Metric:1
RX packets:12 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:12 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
RX bytes:840 (840.0 b) TX bytes:840 (840.0 b)

ppp0
Link encap:Point-to-Point Protocol
inet addr:201.245.212.153 P-t-P:10.32.1.29 Mask:255.255.255.255
UP POINTOPOINT RUNNING NOARP MULTICAST MTU:1492 Metric:1
RX packets:3 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:3 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:3
RX bytes:54 (54.0 b) TX bytes:54 (54.0 b)
regards
 
Old 06-04-2006, 05:50 AM   #2
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Yes it can
This is the case is my computer.
(And I am posting from the same).
eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:50A:77:18:BB
inet addr:192.168.0.4 Bcast:192.168.0.255 Mask:255.255.255.0
inet6 addr: fe80::250:daff:fe77:18bb/64 Scope:Link
UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
RX packets:18401 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:6279 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000
RX bytes:5793274 (5.5 MiB) TX bytes:1565783 (1.4 MiB)
Interrupt:5 Base address:0xe800

lo Link encap:Local Loopback
inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0
inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host
UP LOOPBACK RUNNING MTU:16436 Metric:1
RX packets:49 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:49 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
RX bytes:12089 (11.8 KiB) TX bytes:12089 (11.8 KiB)

You also have ppp running which suggests that you are running dial-up(probably).
Anyway if the kernel routing table is configured properly you should be able to connect to the internet.
 
Old 06-04-2006, 02:18 PM   #3
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You also have ppp running which suggests that you are running dial-up(probably).
hi,
actually thats for DSL line.
anyways.....thats not my system. I was helping a guy on this forum regarding his internet connection.
have a look at this if you would like to help him
internet problem

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