How to turn off IPV6

Clay Weber claydoh at midmaine.com
Sun May 10 00:15:14 BST 2009


On Saturday 09 May 2009 6:50:52 pm Clay Weber wrote:
> On Saturday 09 May 2009 6:04:48 pm pkaplan1 at comcast.net wrote:
> > How can I inactivate IPV6 in 9.04? The instructions on the wiki are for
> > 8.04 and earlier and refer to files whose names have obviously changed.
> > Paul
>
> A google search on "jaunty ipv6"
> brought me this:
> http://www.ubuntu-inside.me/2009/04/howto-disable-ipv6-at-ubuntu-jaunty.htm
>l
>
> ipv6 is built into the kernel now, so either of the 2 methods described are
> required. I didn't notice any speedup here, but I do use OpenDNS which
> speeds address lookups a lot.
>

But it doesn't stick after a reboot :(
Unless it is your router that doesn't support ipv6, I suggest trying out 
opendns.com if you are experiencing slow page lookups

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