[Redbrick-ipv6] Re: [Admin-discuss] RedBrick IPv6 Network

Philip Reynolds phil at redbrick.dcu.ie
Thu Dec 18 23:40:37 GMT 2003


Colm MacCarthaigh's [colmmacc at redbrick.dcu.ie] 0 lines of wisdom
included:
> On Thu, Dec 18, 2003 at 11:30:59PM +0000, Philip Reynolds wrote:
> > Excuse my ignorance, but does sshd need the -6 switch?
>
> On non KAME (basically BSD's) it does, due to a lack of
> the IPV6_V6ONLY socket option. This has been fixed in kernel
> since 2.4.20, but the system headers don't define it, so
> we'd need to patch the system headers and then recompile
> ssh :/

Ahh, that explains what I'm seeing so (on FreeBSD boxes).

Thanks,


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