paul at aptanet.com
Thu Jun 7 23:29:23 UTC 2012
** Simon Greenwood <sfgreenwood at gmail.com> [2012-06-07 21:33]:
> On 7 June 2012 21:02, Paul Tansom <paul at aptanet.com> wrote:
> > ** Simon Greenwood <sfgreenwood at gmail.com> [2012-06-07 19:41]:
> > > On 7 June 2012 18:55, Paul Tansom <paul at aptanet.com> wrote:
> > I have a static address allocated in a range allocated by my ISP.
> > Everything is
> > native IPv6 through the firewall, when the interface comes up. I guess it
> > could
> > be failing to identify that it is available because it is behind the
> > firewall,
> > I'm not familiar with how this checking would work.
> > As for the 8.04 machine, this was pre-configured on my VPS for the
> > interfaces
> > side of things, so is coming up and working quite happily for SSH, ping,
> > etc.,
> > just not on the web server, even though the addresses resolve correctly.
> > I'm
> > half assuming that Apache isn't bringing things up properly on the IPv6
> > interface because it is having trouble resolving things somewhere,
> > although the
> > apachectrl configtest isn't showing up any errors. I'll have to dig into
> > the
> > logs a bit.
> > Most of this is curiosity and impatience. I'm planning to upgrade both
> > machines
> > next month when things calm down a bit for me - hopefully! The upgrades
> > will be
> > via complete re-installs as I have other changes to make that make that
> > desirable over an upgrade in place.
> Hmm, interesting method. Do you have the IPv6 address as a Listen directive
> in apache in either machine? Can you see see that it's listening on port 80
> on :::: or the allocated address using netstat -nlp ?
** end quote [Simon Greenwood]
Well on the 8.04 issue the penny has dropped with a resounding 'doh' sound -
I've forgotten to rerun my ufw scripts to enable access via IPv6!! So yes it
was/is listening, but no traffic is getting that far. All configured, but not
restarted. One problem down, one to go :)
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