[Gllug] Debian's 'interfaces', IPv6 and aliases

Henrik Morsing henrik at morsing.cc
Tue Apr 19 09:10:30 UTC 2011

On Tue, Apr 19, 2011 at 10:07:53AM +0100, Jason Clifford wrote:
> Have you tried doing it using "up"? ie:
> auto eth0
> iface eth0 inet manual
> 	up ip addr add dev eth0
> 	up ip -6 addr add $IPv6_ADDR dev eth0
> 	...
> not, of course, forgetting to add as necessary for "down"

Thanks, as per previous post. No amount of Googling found this kind of set-up but I will try it as soon as I get home.

Henrik Morsing
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