World IPv6 Day Problems

Tom Hughes tom at
Wed Jun 8 15:53:51 UTC 2011

On 08/06/11 16:42, Trever L. Adams wrote:

> Would you care to share some documentation of some kind?
> <network>
>    <name>TheCommons</name>
>    <uuid>....</uuid>
>    <forward mode='route'/>
>    <bridge name='virbr0' stp='off' delay='0' />
>    <ip address='' netmask=''>
>    </ip>
>    <ip family='ipv6' address='fd00:xxxx:xxxx:1::1' prefix='64'>
>    </ip>
>    <ip family='ipv6' address='2001:xxxx:xxxx:0::1' prefix='64'>
>    </ip>
> </network>
> That didn't automatically add any of the ipv6 addresses. As I said, no
> radvd. If I read the bug reports correctly, it is supposed to be automagic.

Ah that's a virtual bridge between your VMs. I'm bridging my VMs to br0 
which is a bridge that includes the host's ethernet interface so that 
the guests have direct access to the local LAN and can see the radvd 
that is running on our gateway router.


Tom Hughes (tom at

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