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Old 07-18-2008, 08:13 PM   #1
Registered: Oct 2006
Distribution: Debian x64
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use ipv6 OpenWrt router with Debian

I set up ipv6 tunneling from my OpenWRT router. I can successfully ping6

Behind the router I have a couple of Debian boxes. How to I get ipv6 up and going on the Debian boxes? Most of what I find is tunneling from a Debian box over ipv4 to ipv6. My router is doing that ; so wouldn't that be superfluous?

What do I need to do to:
get a happy ipv6 lan up and running?
test where things are not working?

For what's it's worth I see the Debian box has two IPv6 addresses:
inet6 addr: -------------/64 Scope:Global
inet6 addr: -------------/64 Scope:Link

Last edited by donnied; 07-19-2008 at 09:08 AM.
Old 07-20-2008, 09:17 AM   #2
Registered: Oct 2006
Distribution: Debian x64
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FWIW, I installed tspc
aptitude install tspc
and set it all up quite easily on my OpenWRT router as well as my Debian boxes. I can see the turtle dancing from everywhere.


debian, ipv6, openwrt

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