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Slow boot up of new install of Xubuntu 14.04 LTS on Dell Inspiron 6400

I have recently installed Xubuntu 14.04 LTS on a Dell Inspiron 6400 laptop and now it takes about 20 seconds to boot up. Here is a section of my dmesg output: [ 2.689941] random: init urandom read ...
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Issues Trying To Edit /etc/network/interfaces [duplicate]

Trying to change my interfaces file to add IPv6 Capabilities using Hurricane Electric, and I cannot save the file. Could someone explain to me what exactly i need to do. Thanks
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How to configure Ubuntu as IPv4 and IPv6 router with shorewall

I have a dual port Ubuntu server 14.04 configured as router for IPv4 with shorewall. It works fine. I now want to support IPv6 but it fails. I installed and configured shorewall6 according to the ...
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Bridged VM guest does not get IPv6 ra prefix from host

I have a similar problem and setup as described in IPv6 does not work over bridge. My host get a IPv6 prefix but the guest VM only gets a local fe80-prefix. Using tcpdump I can see that solicit ...
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How to make IPv6 duplicate address detection (DAD) work on Ubuntu?

I have an Ubuntu host running inet6 dhcp. This is what I configured on the /etc/network/interfaces file: auto eth1 iface eth1 inet6 dhcp up sysctl net.ipv6.conf.eth1.accept_ra=1 pre-down ip ...
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Firefox becomes very slow, showing spinning circle “connecting” for ages, ipv6 is disabled, no proxy, and disabling addons doesn't work

So I am a brand new Ubuntu user, and just getting the feel of the OS. Tried it on a friends computer, and really liked the system. Have just done a full install of 14.04 on an Asus UX32A (originally ...
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Unable to get both RA and DHCP6 address on a particular nic

My host is connected to a network that is connected to Router and DHCP6 server. radvd.conf setting on the router is given below: interface eth1 { AdvSendAdvert on; AdvManagedFlag on; ...
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How to force IPv4 on Ubuntu Desktop 14.04

I've stripped the desktop from my installation as per my last question, but it is not assigning my server an IPv4 address, there is nothing wrong with my configuration, I just need it to give my ...
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IPv6 network is unreachable. until reboot

I've setup IPv6 on my Ubuntu 14.04 server. Everything is working.. until all of a sudden (haven't found the trigger) a ping6 2001:4860:4860::8888 (google nameserver 8.8.8.8) returns network ...
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ipv6 network unreachable

Some strange problem here, I have got an ipv6 address by DHCP, however, ping ipv6.google.com gets network unreachable. Other people in the same house using windows7 has ipv6 working fine. So, there ...
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Trusty IPV6 is disabled, but applications are still binding to IPV6 address ports

I have set sysctl to disable ipv6: vagrant@puppet:~$ cat /etc/sysctl.d/10-ipv6-disable.conf net.ipv6.conf.all.disable_ipv6 = 1 net.ipv6.conf.default.disable_ipv6 = 1 net.ipv6.conf.lo.disable_ipv6 = ...
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IPV6 dynamic route from DHCP

IPV6 was configured locally in my network in Ubuntu 12.04, where one of my machine runs the DHCP server and other as client. But the client was not acquiring the route from DHCP. Do we have to give ...
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How to make rdnssd honor DNSSL from radvd?

My radvd.conf have the following lines: ... RDNSS 2001:4860:4860::8844 2001:4860:4860::8888 { }; DNSSL domain.com.br { }; ... All Mac OSX IPv6 clients recognizes that option and my domain appear at ...
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ipv6 forwarding kills ipv6 connection?

Hi i'm trying to spin up VMs on public ipv6 address's. When I enable net.ipv6.conf.all.forwarding = 1 on the host it seems to kill the ipv6 connectivity root@li166-218:~# ip -6 route show dev eth0 ...
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Assigning additional labeled aliases to a single physical network interface for IPv6 addresses

Currently I am stuck trying to label the interfaces for additional IP addresses I am adding to an interface. Let's say the interface is eth0 ($IFACE), then for $ADDRFAM="inet" I can add an IPv4 ...
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IPv6 does not work over bridge

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 server a week ago. I use it as a virtual machine host (tasksel installed). meaning am running it with kvm + libvirt. I have set up the same bridge I had in 13.10. auto p4p1 ...
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Slow DNS lookup after upgrading to 14.04

After upgrading my Kubuntu to 14.04 from 12.04, I got extremely slow DNS lookup in Firefox and Thunderbird. I have checked the communications with Wireshark. Launching e.g. http://vs.hu in Firefox ...
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How to use “docker.io” containers in Ubuntu 14.04 with IPv6? [closed]

I'm trying this: At the physical host with Ubuntu 14.04 (container's gateway for both IPv6 and IPv4), I tried: root@docker-srv-1:~# ip -6 a a 2804:XXX:4:acbd::1/64 dev docker0 Of course, host ...
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Does nmbd binds on a IPv6-Only network?

After moving my Samba to a IPv6-Only environment, nmbd doesn't start up anymore... I tried this: interfaces = 2001:db8:1:1::/64 and with this: bind interfaces only = yes... But, nmbd doesn't ...
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Have wget fall back to IPv4 if IPv6 fails

I have a ubuntu 12.04 server that has some script that do a wget to others servers; some of those scripts starting to fail, I found the reason: the wget make a request to a remote server who only ...
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How is information passed between ipconfig and the init process at boot time

I'm trying to assign an IPv6 address to my machine at early boot time (in order to boot a diskless system over IPv6) with ip -6 addr add $ipv6/108 dev eth0 at nfs-premount. This works fine, but as ...
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How to disable ipv6 in ubuntu 14.04

To disable ipv6 I have open /etc/sysctl.conf using gedit and paste the following lines at the end of sysctl.conf. net.ipv6.conf.all.disable_ipv6 = 1 net.ipv6.conf.default.disable_ipv6 = 1 ...
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How to disable IPv6 when connecting to an OpenVPN server using Network Manager on a dual-stack system?

I'm using the OpenVPN client through the OpenVPN Network Manager plugin on a dual stack (meaning configured both for IPv4 and IPv6 connectivity) Ubuntu 13.10 to redirect all traffic through the VPN ...
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Set primary IPv6 address

I've got a /64 of IPv6 addresses available to one of my servers (Ubuntu 12.04). I'm binding them like this: auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address xxx.xxx.xxx.82 netmask 255.255.255.248 ...
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Diskless Boot with IPv6

At our work we are using around 80 diskless machines running Ubuntu. We want to make the transition to IPv6, so now I'm trying to get our diskless system to work with IPV6. The transmission of the ...
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There is a problem about ipv6 on Ubuntu13.10 wireless

I’m a novice of Ubuntu. There is a problem about ipv6 on Ubuntu. My wireless supports ipv6, at the first time, I can’t connect to the ipv6 either win7 or Ubuntu 13.10.! When I use Norton to trust this ...
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How to make Ubuntu honor “ignore-hosts” proxy settings for IPv6?

I just typed under "dconf-editor", System → Proxy → ignore-hosts, the following content: ['localhost', '127.0.0.0/8', '::1', '192.168.0.1', '2000::/3', 'fc00::/8'] But, Google Chrome (and apt-get ...
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sudo apt-get update/ failed to update [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu 13.10 saucy salamander. When I try sudo apt-get update and I get the response Err http://extras.ubuntu.com saucy InRelease Err http://archive.canonical.com saucy ...
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How to add two IPv6 dns-nameservers into /etc/network/interfaces?

With IPv4, I can add two DNS Name Servers without any problem, like this: "dns-nameservers 8.8.4.4 8.8.8.8" Then on my resolv.conf I got: nameserver 8.8.4.4 nameserver 8.8.8.8 BUT, it does ...
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How to enable ipv6 support in linux system [duplicate]

I am trying to enable ipv6 support to my linux system. Im trying to modify /proc/sys/net/ipv6/conf/all/disable_ipv6 this file but system is not allowing to do so.
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whois with IPV6 support

I just tried a whois on an incoming IPV6 address. the whois program recommends upgrade. but to what? I already have the latest version int he repo. is there a different program for IPV4/6 client ...
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How to disable NAT for IPv6 (NAT66)?

The current Ubuntu LTS does not support NAT tables for IPv6 (i.e. there is no ip6tables -t nat), and I'm fine with that, in fact, a NAT-less environment is the "core" of my networks. But, the next ...
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native IPv6 setup

I got following information from my provider: Range: 2a00:1630:2:801::/64 Gateway: 2a00:1630:2:800::1 Netmask: /56 My config file: iface eth0 inet6 static address netmask 56 gateway ...
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Errors with VPS.ME Free

I need your help. I'm a total noob about Linux, thats why I need you to help me by telling me what to do, step by step. My problem is that I have only IPv6 from vps.me hosting and I want to ...
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How can I decide whether I care about a kernel vulnerability related to IPv6?

I've got some Ubuntu 10.04 and 12.04 systems that have an inet6 (IPv6) address. However, our firewall is configured to deny all and some pass rules are added for inet (IPv4) addresses. Do I need to ...
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Can't upgrade procps on 12.04

If I'm performing apt-get upgrade I get the following error: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following packages will be upgraded: ...
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Why does the Ubuntu IPv6 Torrent tracker not track any releases newer than Ubuntu 12.10? [closed]

The Ubuntu IPv6 BitTorrent tracker (http://ipv6.torrent.ubuntu.com:6969/announce) does not track any releases newer than Ubuntu 12.10. When trying to announce e.g. ubuntu-13.10-desktop-amd64.iso, the ...
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correct /etc/network/interfaces config for a tun6to4

I am trying to get the following in /etc/network/interfaces: ip tunnel add tun6to4 mode sit ttl 254 remote 77.111.111.200 ip link set dev tun6to4 up ip addr add 2001:aaa:bbb:1::1/64 dev tun6to4 ip ...
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OpenVPN - Cannot browse ipv4 websites

I have set up an openVPN tunnel on my VPS (OpenVZ - Ubuntu 12.04). The problem is when I'm connected to the vpn, I can only browse websites which support ipv6 like google. Ipv4 sites aren't loading ...
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SLIP interface doesn't send datagrams to upper layers

I'm testing an IPv6 stack implementation for embedded systems. My embedded plaform is connected to an Ubuntu 13.04 machine through RS232 over USB. To test the stack, I'm trying to ping the platform ...
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How to set ubuntu to reach DNS server through IPv6

I have the following setup: Ubuntu 13.04 with wired connection to router and Debian server running in VirtualBox under Ubuntu (with bridged network adapter). I installed and configured Bind9 on ...
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How to disable IPv6 on Ubuntu?

I disabled IPv6 on an Ubuntu box which has ssh and rsync running. But both of these are still listening on an IPv6 address. How should I fix this? root@box.com:~# sysctl ...
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Curl with ipv6 not working by default [closed]

I am trying to curl ipv6 adresses, but without success. If i try lets say: curl https://google.com I wait for a timeout and get network unreachable If i force ipv4, everything is fine. ...
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Boot problem 13.04 IPv6 [closed]

If i boot my ubuntu 13.04 this happens. It just stops booting. If i go in recovery mode and boot out of that it just behaves normal. Do you guys have any suggestion how to fix this? I got a dualboot ...
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Problems with updating Ubuntu

when i call sudo apt-get update the process stops at 98% [Connecting to security.ubuntu.com (2001:67c:1562::15)] and nothing else happens. i've already done this because of the IPv6 problems reported, ...
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mount.nfs: Failed to resolve server,Address family for hostname not supported error message while mounting ipv6 address [closed]

mount.nfs: Failed to resolve server fd50:973:3783:49d:c8de:a90a:901f:9c12: Address family for hostname not supported
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Trying to enable IPv6 results in a “No route to host” error

I'm configuring a dual stack network on a KVM server using static IPv4 and IPv6 addresses furnished by my provider. I input all addresses, nameservers and gateways as required when installing Ubuntu. ...
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Disabling IPv6 on a single interface

I'm slightly weirded out by the fact that Ubuntu won't process ipv4 DHCP unless you explicitly tell it to, but will happily take ipv6 RAs unless you tell it not to. Is there any way to change the ...
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How to disable IPv6 permanently?

How can we disable IPv6 system wide via terminal commands? I've read editing /etc/modprobe.d/aliases and replacing: alias net-pf-10 ipv6 with: alias net-pf-10 off alias ipv6 off Is this safe ...
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How to delete inet6 Link address automatically?

There is an inet6 addr on the eth0 interface: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:0c:29:d9:46:f5 inet6 addr: fe80::20c:29ff:fed9:46f5/64 Scope:Link UP BROADCAST RUNNING ...