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Re: [opensuse] Moving to IPv6
  • From: "Carlos E. R." <robin.listas@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 11 Sep 2010 14:02:20 +0200
  • Message-id: <4C8B6FCC.5030107@xxxxxxxxx>
On 2010-09-09 03:56, James Knott wrote:
John Andersen wrote:
A far simpler firewall than would be required if you had to
protect a couple dozen IPs in the typical home in a flat internet
that ipv6 is capable of providing.

With something like IPTables, the simplest configuration blocks
everything. Back when I had a firewall that used IPChains, the initial
configuration only had 5 lines IIRC.

The openSUSE firewall warns when starting that certain features are not still
supported for ipv6,
and thus, disabled.

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Cheers / Saludos,

Carlos E. R.
(from 11.2 x86_64 "Emerald" GM (Elessar))

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