Bug 1788591 - Internal registry service DNS name not resolvable from IPv6 hosts
Summary: Internal registry service DNS name not resolvable from IPv6 hosts
Alias: None
Product: OpenShift Container Platform
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Networking
Version: 4.3.0
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
: 4.3.z
Assignee: Dan Mace
QA Contact: Hongan Li
Whiteboard: ipv6
Depends On: 1788583
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2020-01-07 15:02 UTC by Dan Mace
Modified: 2022-08-04 22:39 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Clone Of: 1788583
Last Closed: 2020-02-12 09:42:20 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

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Github openshift cluster-dns-operator pull 152 0 None closed [release-4.3] Bug 1788591: Node resolver: support IPv6 service IPs 2020-05-06 01:29:01 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2020:0391 0 None None None 2020-02-12 09:42:53 UTC

Description Dan Mace 2020-01-07 15:02:33 UTC
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #1788583 +++

Description of problem:

Node Resolver is not able to pull correct DNS record for ipv6

Actual results:

Unable to specify the ipv6 IP for the service IP

Expected results:

able to specify ipv6 IP for the service IP

Additional info:

Patch cherry-pick to release-4.3 upstream

Comment 2 Hongan Li 2020-01-08 02:19:44 UTC
verified with 4.3.0-0.nightly-2019-12-18-145749-ipv6.1 and issue has been fixed.

$ oc get svc -n openshift-image-registry
NAME                      TYPE        CLUSTER-IP   EXTERNAL-IP   PORT(S)     AGE
image-registry            ClusterIP   fd02::662e   <none>        5000/TCP    44h
image-registry-operator   ClusterIP   None         <none>        60000/TCP   44h

$ oc debug node/ip-10-0-131-120.us-east-2.compute.internal
Starting pod/ip-10-0-131-120us-east-2computeinternal-debug ...
To use host binaries, run `chroot /host`
Pod IP: 2600:1f16:416:e100:2111:4d76:5e29:5ae5
If you don't see a command prompt, try pressing enter.
sh-4.2# chroot /host
sh-4.4# cat /etc/hosts   localhost localhost.localdomain localhost4 localhost4.localdomain4
::1         localhost localhost.localdomain localhost6 localhost6.localdomain6
fd02::662e image-registry.openshift-image-registry.svc image-registry.openshift-image-registry.svc.cluster.local # openshift-generated-node-resolver

$ oc get ds -n openshift-dns -o yaml
              for svc in "${services[@]}"; do
                # Fetch service IP from cluster dns if present
                ips=($(dig -t A @"${NAMESERVER}" +short "${svc}.${CLUSTER_DOMAIN}"))

                if [[ "$?" -eq 0 && "${#ips[@]}" -ne 0 ]]; then
                  # Try IPv6
                  ips=($(dig -t AAAA @"${NAMESERVER}" +short "${svc}.${CLUSTER_DOMAIN}"))
                  if [[ "$?" -eq 0 && "${#ips[@]}" -ne 0 ]]; then

Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2020-02-12 09:42:20 UTC
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.


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