[CentOS] Kernel is not compiled with IPv6 support?

Sean Carolan scarolan at gmail.com
Thu Jul 10 20:26:08 UTC 2008

> Yep. They are there. So what is the 'proper' method to get them out (other
> than using VI and deleteing the lines?)?

I would comment them out and add another comment like this:

# Un-comment these to disable ipv6
#alias net-pf-10 off
#alias ipv6 off

You will need to reboot the server to enable the changes.  IIRC, ipv6
is not a module that you can load or unload anytime like a network or
sound card driver.

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