IPv6 on Ben Nanonote

Xiangfu Liu xiangfu at sharism.cc
Fri Jun 15 05:10:46 EDT 2012

On 06/13/2012 09:27 AM, David Kuehling wrote:
>>>>>> "Xiangfu" == Xiangfu Liu<xiangfu at sharism.cc>  writes:
>> Hi
>> Since the World_IPv6_Day[1], just asking: is there anyone tried IPv6
>> under Ben NanoNote, usb-ipv6-network?
> I just tried.  On the host I already have a link-local IP6 address as
> shown by ifconfig or 'ip -6 addr'.  However, on the nanonote there is no
> IP6 address, also I cannot add one, tried:
> BenNanoNote$ ip -6 address add dev usb0
> RTNETLINK answers: operation not supported
> So is IP6 networking disabled in the nanonote's kernel?  The link-local


Just checked the kernel config. the IP6 networking disabled. I will enable
it in next build.

Thanks for test.

> addresses would be very convenient for ssh-ing into the nanonote without
> having to setup netwoking on the PC (i.e. 'ifconfig usb0 up' would
> suffice).

Yes. agree.

> cheers,
> David

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