Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 837281
test inversion in ifup-ipv6 script for testing IPV6 global forwarding
Last modified: 2014-06-02 09:18:53 EDT
Description of problem:
Inversion of test in ifup-ipv6 script for testing IPV6 forwarding.
"if [ $ipv6_global_forwarding_current -ne 1 ]; then"
should be replaced by
"if [ $ipv6_global_forwarding_current -eq 1 ]; then"
"if [ $ipv6_global_forwarding_current -ne 0 ]; then"
shoud be replaced by
"if [ $ipv6_global_forwarding_current -eq 0 ]; then"
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Set IPV6 forwarding to 1 (ie: enable it), and do ifup eth0 with eth0 have an IPv6 address.
You will see a message stating:
"Global IPv6 forwarding is disabled in configuration, but not currently disabled in kernel"
Steps to Reproduce:
This bug/component is not included in scope for RHEL-5.11.0 which is the last RHEL5 minor release. This Bugzilla will soon be CLOSED as WONTFIX (at the end of RHEL5.11 development phase (Apr 22, 2014)). Please contact your account manager or support representative in case you need to escalate this bug.
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