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Re: [alpine-user] net.ipv6.conf.all.disable_ipv6=1 not honoured, need to blacklist ipv6

From: Steffen Nurpmeso <>
Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 22:03:21 +0100

i wrote:
 |I have a question reqarding Linux IPv6 configuration.
 |I want to get rid of IPv6, which is in -vanilla it seems. I have
 |a sysctl.conf that contains, among others (maybe excessive)
 | net.ipv6.conf.all.disable_ipv6 = 1
 |Now with -vanilla that message no longer occurs but the IPv6 stack
 |becomes activated regardless, and i have to manually
 | * [_at_sdaoden]$ sysctl -w net.ipv6.conf.all.disable_ipv6=1

This is of course because the IPv6 is not at all loaded when this
is issued via sysctl.conf, thus goes into void, later dhcpc
i think it is who gets one and does create it, then?
Anyway. I moved all the sysctls to the traffic-qos script.

|Der Kragenbaer, The moon bear,
|der holt sich munter he cheerfully and one by one
|einen nach dem anderen runter wa.ks himself off
|(By Robert Gernhardt)

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