[Dnsmasq-discuss] IPv6 ra-advrouter mode doesn't create the appropriate AAAA records
me at nileshgr.com
Tue Oct 14 19:33:20 BST 2014
On Tue, Oct 14, 2014 at 11:19 PM, Simon Kelley <simon at thekelleys.org.uk> wrote:
> On 14/10/14 04:09, Nilesh Govindrajan wrote:
>> Hi list,
>> I'm playing with IPv6 after getting a tunnel from HE. I have
>> configured dnsmasq as:
>> dhcp-range=<my ipv6 subnet>::, ra-advrouter
>> All machines on my network get IPv6 addresses, but when I try to find
>> them via DNS request, it fails (doesn't return an AAAA record). But
>> the corresponding A records exist and they work properly.
>> This works if I set ra-names mode, but I don't want to use SLAAC.
> You _are_ using SLAAC, that's what ra-advrouter does.
> To use DHCPV6, use something like
> dhcp-range=<my ipv6 subnet>::2, <my ipv6 subnet>::200
> That way your clients should get DHCPv6 leases, and from them, AAAA records.
>> I'm using DNSMasq v2.72 installed from debian unstable repository.
>> I'm quite new to IPv6, so don't assume things :)
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I think with the current setup both SLAAC and DHCPv6 are being used
because I see two IPs on each machine.
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