Re: internet slow with kernel 2.6
I checked my system and the ipv6 module is loaded. Simply removing it
was not possible, because it is in use. Now the output of lsmod is
not really helpful to determine how is using it. I just see the
number 10. Is this the number of processes using the module?
Is there a way to find out besides removing the module and see how
Am Friday 01 October 2004 08:42 schrieb Eric Gaumer:
> On Thu, 2004-09-30 at 23:24, Frank Murphy wrote:
> > On Thursday 30 September 2004 10:10, Eric Gaumer wrote:
> > > On Thu, 2004-09-30 at 00:31, Arne Caspari wrote:
> > > > Does anybody know how IPv6 can be disabled in Debian
> > > > correctly ( something like dpkg-reconfigure... )? I used some
> > > > hack in my startup scripts to make things work IIRC.
> > >
> > > You should be able to disable it via /etc/modutils/aliases
> > That might not be enough. For me, sshd was listening on IPv6
> > ports, so loading the ipv6 module. To stop this, I uncommented
> > the line "ListenAddress 0.0.0.0" which causes sshd to only listen
> > on IPv4 ports.
> I read somewhere that you should add the following line...
> install ipv6 /bin/true
> #alias net-pf-10 off # IPv6
> ... rather than uncommenting the alias line. The manpage claims
> this would run /bin/true rather than loading the module.
> I haven't tested it though.