Bug 623216 - DHCPv6-only ifcfgs should have IPV6_AUTOCONF=no set
Summary: DHCPv6-only ifcfgs should have IPV6_AUTOCONF=no set
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda   
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Version: 6.0
Hardware: All Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Radek Vykydal
QA Contact: Release Test Team
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Blocks: 582286 612445
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Reported: 2010-08-11 16:04 UTC by Dan Williams
Modified: 2010-11-10 19:52 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version: anaconda-13.21.76-1
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Clone Of: 612445
Last Closed: 2010-11-10 19:52:55 UTC
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Comment 1 Dan Williams 2010-08-11 16:06:03 UTC
Essentially, if DHCPv6 only is desired, then anaconda should make sure to explicitly disable IPv6 autoconf, otherwise the autoconf default depends on what the forwarding values are.  Better to be explicit and add IPV6_AUTOCONF=no in this case instead.

Comment 5 Radek Vykydal 2010-08-13 07:42:13 UTC
This should be fixed in anaconda-13.21.75-1.

Comment 7 Alexander Todorov 2010-08-20 10:43:33 UTC
With snap #12 the ifcfg-eth0 file has:


Moving to VERIFIED.

Comment 8 releng-rhel@redhat.com 2010-11-10 19:52:55 UTC
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.

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