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Oracle Linux: Error Message "ipv6_wait_tentative: Waiting for interface <NIC name> IPv6 address(es) to leave the 'tentative' state" at OS Boot Time (Doc ID 2605396.1)

Last updated on JUNE 24, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

At OS boot time, an error message below is reported onto /var/log/messages. This could be logged repeatedly.

Oct 11 15:43:09 <hostname> ipv6_wait_tentative: Waiting for interface <NIC name> IPv6 address(es) to leave the 'tentative' state

Changes

Booting OS(or starting network) with enabling IPv6.

Cause

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