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Re: Need help with a DNS problem



On Friday 04 June 2004 03:29 pm, Andy Green wrote:
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> On Friday 04 June 2004 18:04, Allen Winter wrote:
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> > The new FC2 system is also running dhclient and fails to get addresses for
> > only a *few* names I've encountered so far.  And dig will give me an answer
> > for those names, but nslookup will fail.  I have looked up everything I
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> Is ipv6 listed in lsmod?
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Yes

> Unless you're using ipv6, kill it by adding
>
I'm not
 
> install ipv6 /bin/true
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> in your /etc/modprobe.conf
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Done

> See if that helps.
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It Does!!!!  Thank You!  Thank You!
And now that sit0 device that I had never seen before is gone too.

This needs to be in a FAQ somewhere.
Andy, is the 'install ipv6 /bin/true' method the preferred way to turn off ipv6?
That seems a bit hackish.

Thanks so much everyone for your help,
Allen



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