How to disable IPv6 ? (Doc ID 1010562.1)

Last updated on MAY 31, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 to 10 8/11 U10 [Release 8.0 to 10.0]
All Platforms
***Checked for relevance on 06-Jan-2014***

Goal


This document describes what files to remove or edit to disable IP Version 6 on Solaris[TM] 8,9,10 on systems that only require IPv4 (IPv6 configuration is no longer needed)

It is not recommended to disable IPv6 on Solaris 11.

Solution

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