[CentOS] Disabling IPv4

Barry Brimer lists at brimer.org
Tue Aug 19 13:19:58 UTC 2008



On Tue, 19 Aug 2008, Stephen Harris wrote:

> On Tue, Aug 19, 2008 at 09:09:21AM -0400, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
>
>> kernel: NET: Registered protocol family 2
>>
>> Hey, wait a minute, I have in my /etc/modprobe.conf: alias net-pf-2 off
>>
>> WHAT GIVES HERE????
>
> It's probably compiled into the kernel directly and not as a module.

I'm not convinced .. you can start without network .. although that may 
just load the interfaces .. I would chkconfig network off and boot again. 
If net-pf-2 still loads in dmesg .. then I would believe it is compiled in 
.. but probably being called from something in rc.sysinit.

Barry


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