Description of problem: IPv6 address acquisition via DHCP is not possible.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Possible to use AWS with above AMI. Configure VPC for IPv6 first.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Enable IPv6 address acquisition via DHCPv6
1a. Add to /etc/sysconfig/network:
1b. Add to /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0
2. Restart network with "sudo service network restart"
3. Observe error message and that no IPv6 address was acquired.
No IPv6 address acquired.
Should acquire IPv6 address
Error is within the file /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifup-eth;
Line 327 needs to be changed from
if /sbin/dhclient “$DHCLIENTARGS”; then
if /sbin/dhclient $DHCLIENTARGS; then
What version of initscripts do you use? This should be fixed in >= 9.03.57
(In reply to Lukáš Nykrýn from comment #2)
> What version of initscripts do you use? This should be fixed in >= 9.03.57
Exactly as Lukáš says, this is already fixed for current RHEL-6.9 build. See:
Ahh, I hit the 'Save Changes' pre-maturely...
I also wanted to thank you for your bug report, much appreciated.
If you stumble upon anything else, feel free to open new bug report for it.
With kind regards,