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Old 11-26-2008, 11:14 AM   #1
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is it possible to completely remove ipv4 and run a set of systems in ipv6. i mean not the address alone but the network layer protocol.thanks in advance!
Old 11-27-2008, 09:47 AM   #2
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Are you actually on a network that run exclusively with ipv6? If so, you will probably have to change the kernel config and recompile the kernel. I.e. make your own custom kernel. Most default configs will enable both ipv4 and ipv6.



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