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How to configure ipv6 on Mac OS X to ping its own address? [migrated]

I'm trying to configure ipv6 on my local wifi network. I've already succeeded with ipv6 from my router (Zyxel Keentic Giga) to ipv6 internet via built-in 6to4 tunnels and the router can ping6 to ...
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Disable ipv6 autoconfiguration on a specific interface in OSX

Is it possible, either via the command line or C code using the sysctl/fcntl/etc. APIs, to disable IPv6 router solicitations, router advertisement acceptance, etc. on OSX for a specific interface? It ...
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PDC giving empty DNS responses to a Mac in the network

I have a small network with two computers (Windows XP), a Mac (OS X 10.6), a printer (Konica Minolta C250) and a server (Windows Server 2008 Standard SP2 x64). Lately, after configuring a shared ...
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Mac Server bizzare routing table

My mac routing table usually is very simple. I know it's based on bsd , but what's it doing or trying to do. My routing table is usually very simple however, the second one, default was point to ...
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Is it possible to run pre-Lion OS X in an IPv6-only environment without static configuration?

Is it possible to run pre-Lion OS X in an IPv6-only environment without static configuration? From what I've been able to figure out, OS X 10.6.x will acquire an address via SLAAC, but it doesn't ...
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Multicast hostname lookups on OSX

I have a problem with hostname lookups on my OSX computer. According to Apple's HK3473 document it says for v10.6: Host names that contain only one label in addition to local, for example ...
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How can I telnet to an IPv6 host using Mac OS X?

I’m testing IPv6 on a corporate network and having problems with OS X. With most IPv6 commands, such as telnet -6 or traceroute6, I get the error: connect: No route to host For example, I have a ...
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ipv6 over VPN tunnel

I'm having an ipv6 problem that's plagued me for some time. (http://serverfault.com/questions/73241/ipv6-routing-over-vpn) the goal is to use a HurricaneElectric v6 tunnel to get v6 on my laptop, no ...
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Empty IPv6 address causes DNS error on Macs running Apache Server

For a site I manage, http://archstl.org/, the DNS entry returns an empty (::) IPv6 address when I run $ host archstl.org in the Terminal. I think the errant IPv6 entry may be the cause of my problem: ...
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IPv6 routing over VPN

I'm running OpenVPN on Debian Lenny and Tunnelblick on OSX. my goal is to have a fully routed VPN that supports IPv6. the OpenVPN server has a functional 6to4 device, so now my goal is to get the ...
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How to completely disable IPV6 on Mac OS X (10.5 +)?

I'd like to avoid my Mac OS X machine from using ipv6 at all. I'm looking for a programmatic way to disable ipv6 on every network interface and, possibly, to avoid ipv6 support by the kernel at all. ...