Bug 12310 - IPv6 is not enabled by default in the kernel
IPv6 is not enabled by default in the kernel
Status: CLOSED DEFERRED
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
6.2
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Michael K. Johnson
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Reported: 2000-06-15 23:18 EDT by rodrigc
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-07-31 17:30:04 EDT
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Description rodrigc 2000-06-15 23:18:53 EDT
I think IPv6 should now be enabled by default in the kernel.
It is an IETF standard, and comes by default
with the latest versions of Solaris, AIX, and Windows NT.
In addition the latest versions of SUSE Linux enable IPv6
in the kernel.
Comment 1 Glen Foster 2000-08-16 14:46:27 EDT
I saw your message posted to pinstripe-list; given that the public beta is
already out (and that's where we give previews of new features), I;m marking
this as DEFERRED.  We will examine it for the next release (or another one in
the future).

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