[CentOS] 5.2 blues

Dunc centos at duncb.co.uk
Thu Jun 26 11:09:28 UTC 2008

Ned Slider wrote:
> Dunc wrote:
>> Hi
>> Yes it was written as rpmnew, and indeed the default was the same. 
>> But using the original I was using before, changing nothing,  with 
>> [::] I could not connect after the upgrade. I restarted many times, 
>> and eventually changing the original to [*] allowed me to connect.
>> I then changed to the new conf (after changing a few things like 
>> using mysql to authenticate, minimum uid to match my setup), and 
>> again could not connect. Changing the new conf to [*] then solved it.
>> How are you disabling IPv6, maybe that is making the difference?
> To disable IPv6 as per the Wiki:
> http://wiki.centos.org/FAQ/CentOS5?highlight=(ipv6)#head-47912ebdae3b5ac10ff76053ef057c366b421dc4 

Seems that is making the difference. With IPv6 disabled both * and :: 
work. If I enable it again and reboot only * works..


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