dhclient with IPv6 and PD hints
the.lists at mgm51.com
Wed Apr 9 12:01:38 UTC 2014
On 4/8/2014 at 10:01 PM BjÃ¸rn Mork wrote:
|"Mike." <the.lists at mgm51.com> writes:
|> On 4/4/2014 at 2:08 PM Mike. wrote:
|> |What is the configuration file syntax to request a prefix
|> |of a size other than a /64?
|> |Comcast recently fired up IPv6 dual stack in my area. The IA-PD
|> |request gives me a /64 delegation.
|> |If I specify that I want a /60 in the PD hints, then Comcast will
|> |delegate a /60 prefix to me so that I can split it up into /64
|> |Only, I cannot seem to find out how to get the ISC dhclient
|> |to request the /60 via a PD hint.
|> |What am I overlooking?
|Looking at the code there doesn't seem to be any way to configure
|Unless you have an existing lease, the request will be for ::/0,
|i.e. whatever the server defaults to.
|You might be able to hack it to do what you want by creating a lease
|file with a suitable prefix-length.
Thanks, though I prefer a config-based solution, your suggestion at
least give me something to try, and a few avenues of solutions, until
PD hints are better implemented.
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